Conopomorpha sinensis Bradley, 1986

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSConopomorpha
SPECIES sinensis
AUTHORBradley, 1986
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONConopomorpha sinensis sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYTaiwan, Taiching.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Paratypes 19♂ and 14♀, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Bradley, J. D. 1986. Identity of the south-east Asian cocoa moth, Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of three allied new species. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 76(1):41–51.
PAGINATION 47–48, figs. 5–6, 13–14, 19

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
China Hainan Bai, H. Y., Li, H. H. & Kendrick, R. C. 2009. Microlepidoptera of Hong Kong: Checklist of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera: Gracillarioideae). - SHILAP, Revista de Lepidopterologia 37(148):495–509. 500
China Fujian Huang, B. K. 1987. Correction of the name of litchi fruit borer, gracilariid moth (Lepidoptera: Gracilariidae) in Fujian Province. - Wuyi Science Journal 7:57–59. 59
China Guangdong Bai, H. Y., Li, H. H. & Kendrick, R. C. 2009. Microlepidoptera of Hong Kong: Checklist of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera: Gracillarioideae). - SHILAP, Revista de Lepidopterologia 37(148):495–509. 500
Hong Kong   Bradley, J. D. 1986. Identity of the south-east Asian cocoa moth, Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of three allied new species. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 76(1):41–51. 47
India   Bradley, J. D. 1986. Identity of the south-east Asian cocoa moth, Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of three allied new species. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 76(1):41–51. 47
Nepal   Bradley, J. D. 1986. Identity of the south-east Asian cocoa moth, Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of three allied new species. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 76(1):41–51. 47
Taiwan, Province of China   Bradley, J. D. 1986. Identity of the south-east Asian cocoa moth, Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of three allied new species. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 76(1):41–51. 47
Thailand   Bradley, J. D. 1986. Identity of the south-east Asian cocoa moth, Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of three allied new species. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 76(1):41–51. 48
Viet Nam   Thanh, V. N., Hai, A. D. & Lachance, M.–A. 2003. Issatchenkia hanoiensis, a new yeast species isolated from frass of the litchi fruit borer Conopomorpha cramerella Snellen. - FEMS Yeast Research 4(1):113–117. 113 (as cramerella)

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Malvaceae Theobroma cacao   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. 122
Sapindaceae Dimocarpus longan China Huang, B. K. 1987. Correction of the name of litchi fruit borer, gracilariid moth (Lepidoptera: Gracilariidae) in Fujian Province. - Wuyi Science Journal 7:57–59. 59
Sapindaceae Litchi chinensis China Bradley, J. D. 1986. Identity of the south-east Asian cocoa moth, Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of three allied new species. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 76(1):41–51. 48
Sapindaceae Litchi chinensis Vietnam Thanh, V. N., Hai, A. D. & Lachance, M.–A. 2003. Issatchenkia hanoiensis, a new yeast species isolated from frass of the litchi fruit borer Conopomorpha cramerella Snellen. - FEMS Yeast Research 4(1):113–117. 113
Sapindaceae Litchi chinensis Thailand Schulte, M. J., Martin, K. & Sauerborn, J. 2007. Biology and control of the fruit borer, Conopomorpha sinensis Bradley on litch (Litchi chinensis Sonn.) in northern Thailand. - Insect Science 14:525–529. 525
Sapindaceae Nephelium longana   Bradley, J. D. 1986. Identity of the south-east Asian cocoa moth, Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of three allied new species. - Bulletin of Entomological Research 76(1):41–51. 48
*   In the developing fruit.

Species Parasitoids

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Braconidae Chelonus chailini Thailand Schulte, M. J., Martin, K. & Sauerborn, J. 2007. Biology and control of the fruit borer, Conopomorpha sinensis Bradley on litch (Litchi chinensis Sonn.) in northern Thailand. - Insect Science 14:525–529. 527
Braconidae Parachremylus litchii Thailand Belokobylskij, S. & Maeto, K. 2006. A new species of the genus Parachremylus Granger (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), a parasitoid of Conopomorpha lychee pests (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) in Thailand. - Journal of Hymenoptera Research 15(2):181–186. 181
Braconidae Phanerotoma sp. Thailand Schulte, M. J., Martin, K. & Sauerborn, J. 2007. Biology and control of the fruit borer, Conopomorpha sinensis Bradley on litch (Litchi chinensis Sonn.) in northern Thailand. - Insect Science 14:525–529. 527