Melanocercops phractopa (Meyrick, 1918)

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SUBFAMILY Acrocercopinae
GENUSMelanocercops
SPECIES phractopa
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1918)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAcrocercops phractopa, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[India], Bengal [recte Bihar], Pusa.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 25°58'0" Longitude: 85°38'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 2♂, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 2(6):161–192.
PAGINATION 177

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
India Bihar Meyrick, E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 2(6):161–192. 177
Japan Nansei Shoto (Ryūkyū Islands) Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988b. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part II. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 40:1–133. 30

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Moraceae Ficus benghalensis India Fletcher, T. B. 1933. Life histories of Indian Microlepidoptera (Second Series). Cosmopterygidae to Neopseustidae. - — 4:1–85. 54
Moraceae Ficus indica India Fletcher, T. B. 1933. Life histories of Indian Microlepidoptera (Second Series). Cosmopterygidae to Neopseustidae. - — 4:1–85. 54
Moraceae Ficus infectoria India Meyrick, E. 1918b. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 2(6):161–192. 177
Moraceae Ficus microcarpa Japan Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988b. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part II. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 40:1–133. 30