Caloptilia zachrysa (Meyrick, 1907)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES zachrysa
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1907)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria zachrysa, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYCeylon [Sri Lanka], Maskeliya.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 6°49'0" Longitude: 80°34'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 5 syntypes (♂ and ♀), BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1907a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. III. IV. - Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 17(3–4):133–153, 403–417, 730–754, 976–994.
PAGINATION 983

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
China   Liu, Y. Q. & Shen, G. 1992. Lepidoptera: Microlepidoptera. In: Peng, J. & Liu, Y. (Eds.), Iconography of forest insects in Hunan China. - — :1–1473. Chapter pagination: 666–755.. 183
India   Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39
Japan Honshū Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39
Japan Kyūshū Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39
Korea, Republic of   Park, K. T. 1983a. Microlepidoptera of Korea. - Insecta Koreana ser. 3:1–189, pls. 1–2. 63
Sri Lanka   Meyrick, E. 1907a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. III. IV. - Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 17(3–4):133–153, 403–417, 730–754, 976–994. 983
Taiwan, Province of China   Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39

Notes:  Recorded from the U.S.A., New York (Busck 1915a: 42, Barnes & McDunnough 1917: 189, Ely 1918: 74) with Gracilaria azaleae Busck, 1914 as a synonym. Misidentification of Caloptilia azaleella (Brants, 1913).

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Rosaceae Malus pumila Japan Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39
Rosaceae Malus pumila India Meyrick, E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59. 179
Rosaceae Malus pumila Korea Park, K. T. 1983a. Microlepidoptera of Korea. - Insecta Koreana ser. 3:1–189, pls. 1–2. 63
Rosaceae Malus pumila India Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39
Rosaceae Malus pumila China Liu, Y. Q. & Yuan, D. 1990. A study of the Chinese Caloptilia Hübner, 1825 (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae). - Sinozoologia 7:181–207. 183
Rosaceae Malus sylvestris India Meyrick, E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 2(6):161–192. 179
Rosaceae Photinia glabra Japan Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39
Rosaceae Photinia glabra China Liu, Y. Q. & Yuan, D. 1990. A study of the Chinese Caloptilia Hübner, 1825 (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae). - Sinozoologia 7:181–207. 183
Rosaceae Photinia sp. Taiwan Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39
Rosaceae Prunus persica Korea Park, K. T. 1983a. Microlepidoptera of Korea. - Insecta Koreana ser. 3:1–189, pls. 1–2. 63
Rosaceae Rubus sp. China Liu, Y. Q. & Yuan, D. 1990. A study of the Chinese Caloptilia Hübner, 1825 (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae). - Sinozoologia 7:181–207. 183
Rosaceae Rubus sp. Japan Kumata, T. 1982a. A taxonomic revision of the Gracillaria group occurring in Japan (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 26:1–186. 39