Corythoxestis aletreuta (Meyrick, 1936)

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SUBFAMILY Phyllocnistinae
GENUSCorythoxestis
SPECIES aletreuta
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1936)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONParectopa aletreuta, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYTanganyika [Tanzania], Nyakoto, Bukoba.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 6082♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, genitalia slide 6107♀, BMNH; Paratypes 11 specimens (gender not stated), BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1936. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(1–2):1–64.
PAGINATION 38

Species Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
chalybophanes (Meyrick, 1937) Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Nigeria   Bland, K. P. 1980. Nigerian Gracillariidae. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 34(1):25–35. 35
Rwanda   Ghesquière, J. 1940. Lépidoptères Microlépidoptères (première partie). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés de la Faune entomologique du Congo belge Sér. III(II) 7(1):1–120, i–v pls.. 23
Tanzania, United Republic of   Meyrick, E. 1936. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(1–2):1–64. 38

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Rubiaceae Coffea arabica Tanzania Meyrick, E. 1936. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(1–2):1–64. 38
Rubiaceae Coffea arabica Congo Ghesquière, J. 1940. Lépidoptères Microlépidoptères (première partie). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés de la Faune entomologique du Congo belge Sér. III(II) 7(1):1–120, i–v pls.. 23
Rubiaceae Coffea liberica Tanzania Meyrick, E. 1936. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(1–2):1–64. 38
Rubiaceae Coffea robusta Tanzania Meyrick, E. 1936. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 5(1–2):1–64. 38