Corythoxestis cyanolampra Vári, 1961

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SUBFAMILY Phyllocnistinae
GENUSCorythoxestis
SPECIES cyanolampra
AUTHORVári, 1961
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCryphiomystis cyanolampra spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, [Eastern] Cape Province, Albany District, Grahamstown, 09.xii.1954, leg. L. Vári.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide G7517, TMSA; Allotype ♀, genitalia slide G7518, TMSA; Paratypes 2♂ and 1♀, genitalia slide G7526, TMSA.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls.
PAGINATION 201–202; pl. 22, fig. 3; pl. 64, fig. 8; pl. 103, fig. 3

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Eastern Cape Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 202
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 202

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Rubiaceae Burchellia bubalina South Africa Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 201
*   An extremely long, narrow, irregularly contorted, purely epidermal gallery on upperside of leaf.