Aspilapteryx grypota (Meyrick, 1914)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSAspilapteryx
SPECIES grypota
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1914)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria grypota, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Gauteng], Pretoria, 07.iv.1910, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°44'0" Longitude: 28°11'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide G7211♂, TMSA; Metallotype ♀, genitalia slide G7430♀, TMSA.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTThis species probably belongs to the genus Caloptilia (Vári 2002, pers. comm.).
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1914b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. V. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 4(4):187–205.
PAGINATION 202–203

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Gauteng Meyrick, E. 1914b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. V. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 4(4):187–205. 203

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Salicaceae Salix babylonica South Africa Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 31