Corythoxestis pentarcha (Meyrick, 1922)

Permalink

SUBFAMILY Phyllocnistinae
GENUSCorythoxestis
SPECIES pentarcha
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1922)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCryphiomystis pentarcha, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYCeylon [Sri Lanka], Peradeniya, 28.xii.1919, leg. J. T. Hudson.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 7°16'0" Longitude: 80°36'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Paratype 1♂, genitalia slide 5553♂, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1922. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 2(18):545–576.
PAGINATION 563

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Réunion   Martiré, D. & Rochat, J. 2008. Les papillons de La Réunion et leurs chenilles. - — :496 pp.. 210
Sri Lanka   Meyrick, E. 1922. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 2(18):545–576. 563

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Rubiaceae Coffea robusta   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. 128
Rubiaceae Coffea sp. India Meyrick, E. 1922. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 2(18):545–576. 563
Zingiberaceae Amomum magnificum   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. 128