Caloptilia oxydelta (Meyrick, 1908)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES oxydelta
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1908)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria oxydelta, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYIndia, [Karnataka], North Coorg, 3500 ft.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♀, designated by Yuan & Robinson (1993: 25), BMNH; Paralectotype 1♀, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTThe two ♀ specimens from Java, identified by Meyrick (1936: 38) as oxydelta belong to another species living on Flueggea virosa (Willd.) Voight (Yuan & Robinson 1993: 25).
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1908a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. VIII. - Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 18(4):806–832.
PAGINATION 831

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
India Karnataka Meyrick, E. 1908a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. VIII. - Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 18(4):806–832. 831
Indonesia Java Meyrick, E. 1936. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(1–2):1–64. 38
Viet Nam   de Joannis, J. 1930. Lépidoptères héterocères du Tonkin. 3 e partie. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 99 (1929)(suppl.):559–835. 740

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Euphorbiaceae Flueggea acidoton   Robinson, G. S., Ackery, P. R., Kitching, I. J., Beccaloni, G. W. & Hernández, L. M. 2001. Hostplants of the moth and butterfly caterpillars of the Oriental Region. - — :1–744. 92
Euphorbiaceae Flueggea virosa Indonesia (Java) Meyrick, E. 1936. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(1–2):1–64. 38