Epicephala colymbetella Meyrick, 1880

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSEpicephala
SPECIES colymbetella
AUTHORMeyrick, 1880
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEpic.[ephala] colymbetella, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Australia, New South Wales], Sydney.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -33°51'0" Longitude: 151°11'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂; BMNH; Paralectotypes (♂ and ♀), BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1880. Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. III Tineina. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 5(1):132–182, 204–271.
PAGINATION 169 Bhl

Species pictures

Species Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
frugicola Turner, 1913 Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Australia New South Wales Meyrick, E. 1880. Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. III Tineina. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 5(1):132–182, 204–271. 169
Australia Queensland Meyrick, E. 1907b. Descriptions of Australasian Micro-Lepidoptera. XIX. Plutellidae. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 32:47–150. 53
French Polynesia Marquesas Islands Meyrick, E. 1928d. The Micro-Lepidoptera of the "St. George" expedition. - Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 76(2):489–521. 504

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Euphorbiaceae Phyllanthus ferdinandi Australia Turner, A. J. 1913. Studies in Australian Microlepidoptera. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 38:174–228. 176
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