Porphyrosela alternata Kumata, 1993

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPorphyrosela
SPECIES alternata
AUTHORKumata, 1993
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPorphyrosela alternata sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[West] Malaysia, Pahang, Kuantan, Beserah F.R.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Grc-5888♂, FRIM, Paratypes 33♂ and 51♀ FRIM, EIHU and EDAK.
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 54–58, figs. 26, 27, 33E, 37D, 47D

Species pictures

Species Distribution

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Japan Kyūshū (Yaku-sima) Kuroko, H. 1961. Studies on Lepidopterous leaf-miners from Japan I. Unrecorded species belonging to Gracillariidae. - Science Bulletin of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University 18:311–322, 2pls. 320 (as dorinda, misidentifica
Malaysia Pahang 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. 56
Malaysia Selangor 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. 56
Nepal   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. 56
Taiwan, Province of China   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. 56

Notes:  Recorded from Japan as Lithocolletis dorinda by Kuroko (1961: 320) (see Kumata 1993: 54).

Host Plants

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Fabaceae Desmodium heterocarpon Taiwan Kumata, T. 1992. Descriptions of thirteen new species of the genus Chrysocercops Kumata et Kuroko, 1988 from Malaysia and Nepal (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 46:73–131. 57
Fabaceae Desmodium heterocarpon Japan Kumata, T. 1992. Descriptions of thirteen new species of the genus Chrysocercops Kumata et Kuroko, 1988 from Malaysia and Nepal (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 46:73–131. 57
Fabaceae Desmodium heterophyllum 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. 57
Fabaceae Desmodium sp. 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. 57
Fabaceae Desmodium sp. Nepal Kumata, T. 1992. Descriptions of thirteen new species of the genus Chrysocercops Kumata et Kuroko, 1988 from Malaysia and Nepal (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 46:73–131. 57