Phyllocnistis kawakitai Brito & Lopez-Vaamonde, 2017

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SUBFAMILY Phyllocnistinae
GENUSPhyllocnistis
SPECIES kawakitai
AUTHORBrito & Lopez-Vaamonde, 2017
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllocnistis kawakitai Brito & Lopez-Vaamonde, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYFrench Guiana, Nouragues Natural Reseve, 4°2’N 52°40’W, 57 m, 05.ix.2010, leg. A. Kawakita.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 4°2'0" Longitude: -52°40'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide GRPM 50-141♀, MNHN.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Brito, R., Lopez-Vaamonde, C., Gonçalves, G. L., Becker, V. O., Mielke, O. H. H. & Moreira, G. 2017. Taxonomic revision of Neotropical Phyllocnistis Zeller, 1848 (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of seven new species and host plant associations. - Zootaxa 4341(3):301–352.
PAGINATION 314, Figs 3J, 4J, 5, 6F, 6K, S1
DNA VOUCHERS GRANO105–11

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French Guiana   Brito, R., Lopez-Vaamonde, C., Gonçalves, G. L., Becker, V. O., Mielke, O. H. H. & Moreira, G. 2017. Taxonomic revision of Neotropical Phyllocnistis Zeller, 1848 (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), with descriptions of seven new species and host plant associations. - Zootaxa 4341(3):301–352. 314