Phyllonorycter farensis De Prins & De Prins, 2007

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES farensis
AUTHORDe Prins & De Prins, 2007
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllonorycter farensis sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, North Province, Faro riverside, 08°23'N 012°49'E, 289 m, 24.xi.2003, leg. J. De Prins.
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TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, Specimen ID: RMCA ENT 000002948, genitalia slide MRAC/KMMA 00279♂, RMCA; Paratype 1♀, Specimen ID: RMCA ENT 000002926, genitalia slide MRAC/KMMA 00282♀, RMCA.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION De Prins, J. & De Prins, W. 2007b. Two new Phyllonorycter species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) from West Africa. - Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarium Hungaricae 53((Suppl.1)):47–60.
PAGINATION 56–58, figs. 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12

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Cameroon   De Prins, J. & De Prins, W. 2007a. Comments on the proposed conservation of the specific name of Lithocolletis oxyacanthae Frey, 1855 (currently Phyllonorycter oxyacanthae; Insecta, Lepidoptera) by giving it precedence over Lithocolletis pomonella Zeller, 1846. - Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 64(2):126–127. 56
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga De Prins, J. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2012. Systematics, revisionary taxonomy, and biodiversity of Afrotropical Lithocolletinae (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Zootaxa 3594:1–283. 139