Acosma is a monotypic moth genus in the family Cossidae described by Roman V. Yakovlev in 2011. It contains only one species, Acosma gurkoi, described in the same article, which is found in South Sudan.[1][2]

Acosma
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Acosma

Yakovlev, 2011
Species:
A. gurkoi
Binomial name
Acosma gurkoi
Yakovlev, 2011

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Prins, J. & De Prins, W. (2017). "Acosma gurkoi Yakovlev, 2011". Afromoths. Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  2. ^ Yakovlev, Roman V. (2011). "Catalogue of the Family Cossidae of the Old World (Lepidoptera)". Neue Entomologische Nachrichten. 66: 1-129.