Phyllonorycter drepanota (Meyrick, 1928)

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES drepanota
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1928)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLithocolletis drepanota, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[India, Uttaranchal], Kumaon, Bhim Valley.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 5 syntypes (♂ and ♀), BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1928a. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 3(13):385–416.
PAGINATION 406

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
India Uttaranchal Meyrick, E. 1928a. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 3(13):385–416. 406
Nepal   Kumata, T. 1973. On the genus Phyllonorycter or Lithocolletis from Central Nepal, with descriptions of twelve new species - notes on Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera) of Nepal, I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 1:1–45, 4 pls. 16

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Juglandaceae Engelhardia spicata Nepal Kumata, T. 1973. On the genus Phyllonorycter or Lithocolletis from Central Nepal, with descriptions of twelve new species - notes on Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera) of Nepal, I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 1:1–45, 4 pls. 16
*   A rather small blotch-mine on upper surface of leaf, oval or elliptical, always elongate along middle vein.

*   The record of Ailanthus malabarica DC. [Simarrubaceae] from Kumaon (Meyrick 1928a: 406, Fletcher 1933: 39) is doubtful (Kumata 1973: 16).