Epicephala vitisidaea Li, Wang & Zhang, 2012

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSEpicephala
SPECIES vitisidaea
AUTHORLi, Wang & Zhang, 2012
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEpicephala vitisidaea Li, Wang & Zhang, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYChina, Fujian Province, Xiamen University, 24°27(N 118°06'E; 08.x.2010, leg. J. Zhang.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ICNU; Paratypes 27♂, 23♀, ICNU.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Zhang, J., Hu, B., Wang, S. & Li, H. H. 2012a. Six new species of Epicephala Meyrick, 1880 (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) associated with Phyllanthaceae plants. - Zootaxa 3275:43–54.
PAGINATION 50, figs. 4, 10, 16, 22

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
China Fujian Zhang, J., Hu, B., Wang, S. & Li, H. H. 2012a. Six new species of Epicephala Meyrick, 1880 (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) associated with Phyllanthaceae plants. - Zootaxa 3275:43–54. 50
Japan Amami Oshima 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. 107
Japan Okinawa Island 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. 107
Japan Iriomote Island 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. 107

Host Plants

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Phyllanthaceae Breynia vitis-idaea China Zhang, J., Hu, B., Wang, S. & Li, H. H. 2012a. Six new species of Epicephala Meyrick, 1880 (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) associated with Phyllanthaceae plants. - Zootaxa 3275:43–54. 50
Phyllanthaceae Breynia vitis-idaea 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. 108