Caloptilia selenitis (Meyrick, 1909)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES selenitis
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1909)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria selenitis, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[New Zealand], Mount Holdsworth, 3000 ft.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -72°8'0" Longitude: 166°35'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1909b. Notes and Descriptions of New Zealand Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 41 (1908):5–16.
PAGINATION 15

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
New Zealand   Meyrick, E. 1909b. Notes and Descriptions of New Zealand Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 41 (1908):5–16. 15

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Nothofagaceae Nothofagus menziesii New Zealand Hoare, R. J. B., Patrick, B. H. & Buckley, T. R. 2019. A new leaf-mining moth from New Zealand, Sabulopteryx botanica sp. nov. (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae, Gracillariinae), feeding on the rare endemic shrub Teucrium parvifolium (Lamiaceae), with a revised checklist of New Zealand Gracillariidae - ZooKeys 865:39–62. 64
Nothofagaceae Nothofagus obliqua New Zealand Hudson, G. V. 1928. The butterflies and moths of New Zealand. - — :1–386, 62 pls.. 324