Leurocephala schinusae Davis & Mc Kay, 2011

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSLeurocephala
SPECIES schinusae
AUTHORDavis & Mc Kay, 2011
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLeurocephala schinusae Davis and Mc Kay, new species
TYPE LOCALITYArgentina, Misiones Province, Road 12, 2 km N Libertad, e.l. Schinus terebinthifolius 02.viii.2006, leg. F. Mc Kay & M. Oleiro.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°54'0" Longitude: -54°36'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, USNM; Paratypes 27♂, 19♀, MACN, DZUP, USNM.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93.
PAGINATION 76–89, figs. 1, 4, 16–19, 31–106
DNA VOUCHERS RDOPO384-10, RDOPO385-10, RDOPO 414-10, MISA009-16, MISA010-16, MISA011-16, MISA012-16
GENBANK
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  • HM382112 Pereira, C. M., Silva, D. S., Gonçalves, G. L., Vargas, H. A. & Moreira, G. R. P. 2017 :8

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Argentina   Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Brazil   Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Paraguay   Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Anacardiaceae Schinus longifolius   Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Anacardiaceae Schinus terebinthifolius Argentina Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79

*   Perhaps also on Astronium balansae Engl., Schinus fasciculatus (Griseb.) Johnston, Schinus lentiscifolius March., and Schinus weinmannifolius Engl (see Davis et al. 2011: 79).

Species Parasitoids

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Braconidae Isdromas sp. Brazil Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Braconidae Isdromas sp. Argentina Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Braconidae Orgilus sp. Brazil Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Braconidae Pholetesor sp. Brazil Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Ichneumonidae Acrolyta sp. Brazil Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Ichneumonidae Lymeon sp. Brazil Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79
Ichneumonidae Pimpla croceiventris Brazil Davis, D. R., Mc Kay, F., Oleiro, M., Diniz Vitorino, M. & Wheeler, G. S. 2011. Biology and systematics of the leafmining Gracillariidae of Brazilian pepper tree, Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, with descriptions of a new genus and four new species. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 65(2):61–93. 79