Phyllocnistis tethys Moreira & Vargas, 2012

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SUBFAMILY Phyllocnistinae
GENUSPhyllocnistis
SPECIES tethys
AUTHORMoreira & Vargas, 2012
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllocnistis tethys Moreira & Vargas, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYBrazil, Rio Grande do Sul State, São Francisco de Paula Municipality, 29°28'36"S 50°10'01"W, 900 m, mines on Passiflora organensis 05–11.v.2011, leg. G. R. P. Moreira, R. Brito & K. Barão.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 29°28'36" Longitude: 50°10'1"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ac. nr. DZ 22.623, DZUP; Paratypes 2♂, 4♀: 2♀, ac. nrs DZ 22.633, DZ 22.643, DZUP, 1♂, 1♀, ac. nrs 81901, 81902, MCNZ, 1♂, 1♀, ac. nrs 28635, 28636, MCTP.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Brito, R., Gonçalves, G. L., Vargas, H. A. & Moreira, G. R. P. 2012. A new species of Phyllocnistis Zeller (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) from southern Brazil, with life-history description and genetic comparison to congeneric species. - Zootaxa 3582:1–16.
PAGINATION 4–10, figs. 1–8
DNA VOUCHERS GBMIN15476-13, GBMIN15477-13, GBMIN15496-13, GBMIN15497-13, LMCI 174-55-1
GENBANK
  • JX272049 Brito, R., Gonçalves, G. L., Vargas, H. A. & Moreira, G. R. P. 2012 :3
  • JX272050 Brito, R., Gonçalves, G. L., Vargas, H. A. & Moreira, G. R. P. 2012 :3
  • JX272051 Brito, R., Gonçalves, G. L., Vargas, H. A. & Moreira, G. R. P. 2012 :3
  • JX272052 Brito, R., Gonçalves, G. L., Vargas, H. A. & Moreira, G. R. P. 2012 :3

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Brazil   Brito, R., Gonçalves, G. L., Vargas, H. A. & Moreira, G. R. P. 2012. A new species of Phyllocnistis Zeller (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) from southern Brazil, with life-history description and genetic comparison to congeneric species. - Zootaxa 3582:1–16. 4

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Passifloraceae Passiflora organensis Brazil Brito, R., Gonçalves, G. L., Vargas, H. A. & Moreira, G. R. P. 2012. A new species of Phyllocnistis Zeller (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) from southern Brazil, with life-history description and genetic comparison to congeneric species. - Zootaxa 3582:1–16. 4