Phyllonorycter kumatai De Prins & De Prins, 2005

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES kumatai
AUTHORDe Prins & De Prins, 2005
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllonorycter kumatai De Prins & De Prins, nom. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYNepal, Nepal Valley, Godavari (Botanic Gardens), e.l. Prunus cerasoides, 21.vi.1968, leg. T. Kumata.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Grc-1433♂, EIHU; Paratypes 3♀, EIHU.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTReplacement name for Phyllonorycter pruni Kumata, 1973, a secondary homonym of Lithocolletis pruni Frey, 1855 (= Lithocolletis spinicolella Zeller, 1846).
PUBLICATION De Prins, W. & De Prins, J. 2005. Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera). In: Landry, B. (Ed.), World catalogue of insects. Volume 6. - — :1–502.
PAGINATION 310

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
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. 10

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Rosaceae Prunus cerasoides 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. 11
*   An elongate, narrow, tentiform blotch-mine upon lower surface of leaf, usually situated on space between two lateral veins or rarely along leaf-margin.