Phyllonorycter penangensis Kumata, 1993

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES penangensis
AUTHORKumata, 1993
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllonorycter penangensis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[West] Malaysia, Pulau Penang, Penang Hill, 700 m, e.l. Rubus moluccanus, 26.xi.1991, leg. T. Kumata.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide Grc-5904♀, FRIM; Paratype ♀, genitalia slide Grc-5834♀, EIHU.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Kumata, T. 1993. A contribution to the knowledge of the Malaysian Lithocolletinae (Gracillariidae, Lepidoptera), with a revision of Indian Cameraria associated with Leguminosae. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 48:1–85.
PAGINATION 47–49, figs. 23B–C, 33I, 46B

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malaysia Palau Penang Kumata, T. 1993. A contribution to the knowledge of the Malaysian Lithocolletinae (Gracillariidae, Lepidoptera), with a revision of Indian Cameraria associated with Leguminosae. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 48:1–85. 48

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Rosaceae Rubus buergeri Malaysia Kumata, T. 1993. A contribution to the knowledge of the Malaysian Lithocolletinae (Gracillariidae, Lepidoptera), with a revision of Indian Cameraria associated with Leguminosae. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 48:1–85. 49
*   A rather large, star-like mine on upperside of leaf, rather flat, but its central area slightly swollin in a circle and never forming a tentiform type at maturity.