Caloptilia leptophanes (Meyrick, 1928)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES leptophanes
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1928)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria leptophanes, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Transvaal [Mpumalanga], Pilgrim's Rest, Skea, 03.v.1920, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide G3374, TMSA; Metallotype ♀, genitalia slide G7579, TMSA.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1928a. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 3(13):385–416.
PAGINATION 411–412

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Nigeria   Triberti, P. 1989. The Gracillariidae fauna of the tropical Africa. 1. Genera Caloptilia Hübner and Aristaea Meyrick. - Revue de Zoologie africaine - Journal of African Zoology 103(1):73–90. 89
South Africa Mpumalanga Meyrick, E. 1928a. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 3(13):385–416. 412
South Africa Gauteng Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 25