Epicephala nudilingua Kawakita & Kato, 2016

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSEpicephala
SPECIES nudilingua
AUTHORKawakita & Kato, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEpicephala nudilingua sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYJapan, Tochigi Prefecture, Fujioka, Watarase-yusuichi, 20 m, e.l. Phyllanthus ussuriensis 22.ix.2012, leg. A. Kawakita.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, KYO; Paratypes 13♂, 4♀, KYO.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Kawakita, A. & Kato, M. 2016. Revision of the Japanese species of Epicephala Meyrick with descriptions of seven new species (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae). - ZooKeys 568:87–118.
PAGINATION 111–113, figs 1–7

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Japan Honshū Kawakita, A. & Kato, M. 2016. Revision of the Japanese species of Epicephala Meyrick with descriptions of seven new species (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae). - ZooKeys 568:87–118. 113

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Euphorbiaceae Phyllanthus ussuriensis Japan Kawakita, A. & Kato, M. 2016. Revision of the Japanese species of Epicephala Meyrick with descriptions of seven new species (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae). - ZooKeys 568:87–118. 113