Caloptilia schinella (Walsingham, 1907)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES schinella
AUTHOR(Walsingham, 1907)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria schinella, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Canary Islands], Tenerife, Santa Cruz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, coll. Walsingham nr. 99130, BMNH; Allotype ♀, coll. Walsingham nr. 99131, genitalia slide 17011♀, 13 Paratypes, coll. Walsingham nrs. 99132–99139, 99141, 99142, 99144 (99140, 99143 missing), BMNH.
STATUSSynonym of species
SYNONYM OFcoruscans
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Gracilaria coruscans Walsingham, 1907, synonymized by Triberti (1985b: 7). Franquinho Aguiar & Karsholt (2006: 42) consider both coruscans and schinella as specifically distinct, the latter living on Myrica faya.
PUBLICATION Walsingham, Lord (Thomas de Grey) 1908b. Microlepidoptera of Tenerife. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1907:911–1034, pls. 51–53.
PAGINATION 982–983; pl. 53, fig. 13