Epicephala relictella Kuznetzov, 1979

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSEpicephala
SPECIES relictella
AUTHORKuznetzov, 1979
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEpicephala relictella Kuznetzov, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Russia], South Primoriye, Gornotaezhnoe, 12.vii.1978.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ZIN; Paratypes 36 specimens (♂ and ♀), of which 17 in ZIN (see Baryshnikova 2002: 199).
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Kuznetzov, V. I. 1979a. A review of the genera of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera) of the Palaearctic fauna. - Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie 58(4):835–856.
PAGINATION 854, fig. 23

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
China Yianjin Hu, B., Wang, S., Zhang, J. & Li, H. H. 2011. Taxonomy and biology of two seed-parasitic gracillariid moths (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae), with description of a new species. - ZooKeys 83:43–56. 50
China Hebei Hu, B., Wang, S., Zhang, J. & Li, H. H. 2011. Taxonomy and biology of two seed-parasitic gracillariid moths (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae), with description of a new species. - ZooKeys 83:43–56. 50
China Heilongjiang Hu, B., Wang, S., Zhang, J. & Li, H. H. 2011. Taxonomy and biology of two seed-parasitic gracillariid moths (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae), with description of a new species. - ZooKeys 83:43–56. 50
China Gansu Hu, B., Wang, S., Zhang, J. & Li, H. H. 2011. Taxonomy and biology of two seed-parasitic gracillariid moths (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae), with description of a new species. - ZooKeys 83:43–56. 50
Korea, Republic of   Kawahara, A. Y., Sohn, J.-C., De Prins, J. & Cho, S. 2010. Five species of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera) new to Korea. - Entomological Research 40(2):131–135. 132
Russian Federation Primorye region Kuznetzov, V. I. 1979a. A review of the genera of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera) of the Palaearctic fauna. - Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie 58(4):835–856. 854

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Euphorbiaceae Flueggea suffruticosa China Hu, B., Wang, S., Zhang, J. & Li, H. H. 2011. Taxonomy and biology of two seed-parasitic gracillariid moths (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae), with description of a new species. - ZooKeys 83:43–56. 52
*   In the fruit (see Hu et al 2011: 52).