Telamoptilia pavoniae Davis & Davis, 2017

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SUBFAMILY Acrocercopinae
GENUSTelamoptilia
SPECIES pavoniae
AUTHORDavis & Davis, 2017
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTelamoptilia pavoniae D. and M. Davis, new species
TYPE LOCALITYCuba, Pinardel Rio La Caridad, Soroa, 22°48'N 83°01' W, mine on Pavonia fruticosa (Mill.) 05.xii.1994, em. 20-22.xii.1994, leg. D.R. Davis.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 22°48'0" Longitude: -83°1'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, type No 013254 16, USNM; Paratypes 4♂, 6♀, genitalia slides USNM 34674♂, 34676♂, 34701♀, 34675♀, USNM.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Davis, D. R. & Davis, M. M. 2017. First report of the genus Telamoptilia from western hemisphere with description of two new species (Gracillariidae). - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 71(4):1–13.
PAGINATION 7–11, Figs. 1, 3, 10–13, 14
DNA VOUCHERS USNM ENT 01202079, USMN ENT 01202077
GENBANK
  • KX038711 Davis, D. R. & Davis, M. M. 2017 :5

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cuba Maryland Davis, D. R. & Davis, M. M. 2017. First report of the genus Telamoptilia from western hemisphere with description of two new species (Gracillariidae). - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 71(4):1–13. 11

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Malvaceae Pavonia fruticosa Cuba Davis, D. R. & Davis, M. M. 2017. First report of the genus Telamoptilia from western hemisphere with description of two new species (Gracillariidae). - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 71(4):1–13. 11