Phyllonorycter umukarus De Prins, 2012

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES umukarus
AUTHORDe Prins, 2012
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllonorycter umukarus De Prins, new species
TYPE LOCALITYRwanda, Nyungwe National Park, Busoro, 02°32’S 29°11’E, 1800 m, mine 28.vii.2008, leg. J. & W. De Prins.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide MRAC/KMMA 00487♀, ID RMCA ENT 000005152, RMCA; Paratypes 6♂, 4♀, Ids RMCA ENT 000005153, 000005154, 000005156–000005158, RMCA, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION De Prins, J. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2012. Systematics, revisionary taxonomy, and biodiversity of Afrotropical Lithocolletinae (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Zootaxa 3594:1–283.
PAGINATION 156–158, figs. 113, 351, 411, 432, 433, 444
DNA VOUCHERS DP0822, DP0823, DP0825, DP0827, DP0830, DP0826

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Rwanda   De Prins, J. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2012. Systematics, revisionary taxonomy, and biodiversity of Afrotropical Lithocolletinae (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Zootaxa 3594:1–283. 156

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Malvaceae Triumfetta cordifolia Rwanda De Prins, J. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2012. Systematics, revisionary taxonomy, and biodiversity of Afrotropical Lithocolletinae (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Zootaxa 3594:1–283. 156