Stomphastis polygoni Vári, 1961

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSStomphastis
SPECIES polygoni
AUTHORVári, 1961
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONStomphastis polygoni spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouthern Rhodesia [Zimbabwe], Melsetter District, Mt. Selinda, 28.iv.1956, leg. L. Vári.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide G7444, TMSA; Allotype ♀, genitalia slide G7445, TMSA; Paratypes 3♂ and 3♀, genitalia slides G7621, G7622, TMSA.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls.
PAGINATION 90–91; pl. 10, fig. 7; pl. 30, fig. 4; pl. 56, fig. 8; pl. 88, fig. 4

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
China Guangdong Bai, H. Y., Li, H. H. & Kendrick, R. C. 2009. Microlepidoptera of Hong Kong: Checklist of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera: Gracillarioideae). - SHILAP, Revista de Lepidopterologia 37(148):495–509. 503
China Hainan Bai, H. Y., Li, H. H. & Kendrick, R. C. 2009. Microlepidoptera of Hong Kong: Checklist of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera: Gracillarioideae). - SHILAP, Revista de Lepidopterologia 37(148):495–509. 503
China Yunnan Bai, H. Y., Li, H. H. & Kendrick, R. C. 2009. Microlepidoptera of Hong Kong: Checklist of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera: Gracillarioideae). - SHILAP, Revista de Lepidopterologia 37(148):495–509. 503
Hong Kong   Bai, H. Y., Li, H. H. & Kendrick, R. C. 2009. Microlepidoptera of Hong Kong: Checklist of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera: Gracillarioideae). - SHILAP, Revista de Lepidopterologia 37(148):495–509. 503
Zimbabwe   Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 91

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Polygonaceae Persicaria setosula Zimbabwe Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 91
*   A rather large, very irregular, oblong, transparent blotch mine which starts as a long, narrow gallery.