Epicephala albifrons (Stainton, 1859)

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSEpicephala
SPECIES albifrons
AUTHOR(Stainton, 1859)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOrnix ? albifrons, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[India, West Bengal], Calcutta.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 1 specimen (gender not stated).
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Stainton, H. T. 1859a. Descriptions of twenty-five species of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, N. S. (series 2) 5(3):111–126.
PAGINATION 122

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
India Karnataka Meyrick, E. 1908a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. VIII. - Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 18(4):806–832. 813
India West Bengal Stainton, H. T. 1859a. Descriptions of twenty-five species of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, N. S. (series 2) 5(3):111–126. 122
India Kerala Meyrick, E. 1910a. Notes and descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. - Records of the Indian Museum 5:217–232. 227
Indonesia Moluccas (Buru) Robinson, G. S., Tuck, K. R. & Shaffer, M. 1994. A field guide to the smaller moths of South-East Asia. - — :1–309. 46
Sri Lanka   Robinson, G. S., Tuck, K. R. & Shaffer, M. 1994. A field guide to the smaller moths of South-East Asia. - — :1–309. 46
Thailand   Robinson, G. S., Tuck, K. R. & Shaffer, M. 1994. A field guide to the smaller moths of South-East Asia. - — :1–309. 46
Viet Nam   de Joannis, J. 1930. Lépidoptères héterocères du Tonkin. 3 e partie. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 99 (1929)(suppl.):559–835. 738

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Euphorbiaceae Phyllanthus niruri India Fletcher, T. B. [1921]. Life-histories of Indian Insects. Microlepidoptera. VI. Gracillariadae [sic]. - Memoirs of the Department of Agriculture in India. Entomological Series 6 (1920)(1–6):1–217, I–L pls. 145
Euphorbiaceae Phyllanthus sp. India Robinson, G. S., Tuck, K. R. & Shaffer, M. 1994. A field guide to the smaller moths of South-East Asia. - — :1–309. 46