Caloptilia cruzorum Landry, 2006

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES cruzorum
AUTHORLandry, 2006
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCaloptilia cruzorum sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYEcuador, Galapagos, Fernandina, South West side, crater rim., 1341 m, 13.ii.2005, leg. B. Landry & P. Schmitz
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°-21'0" Longitude: -91°34'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, MHNG; Paratypes 8♂ and 6♀, genitalia slides MHNG 2937, MHNG 2938, MHNG 3011, BMNH, CDRS, MHNG, USNM.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Landry, B. 2006. The Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera, Gracillarioideae) of the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, with notes on some of their relatives. - Revue suisse de Zoologie 113(3):437–485.
PAGINATION 456–459, figs. 4, 13A–D, 22A–C, 33

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ecuador Galápagos Islands Landry, B. 2006. The Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera, Gracillarioideae) of the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, with notes on some of their relatives. - Revue suisse de Zoologie 113(3):437–485. 459

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Fabaceae Galactia sp. Galapagos Landry, B. 2006. The Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera, Gracillarioideae) of the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, with notes on some of their relatives. - Revue suisse de Zoologie 113(3):437–485. 459

*   Probably Galactia striata (Jacq.) Urban (Landry 2006: 459).