Acrocercops melanoplecta Meyrick, 1908

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SUBFAMILY Acrocercopinae
GENUSAcrocercops
SPECIES melanoplecta
AUTHORMeyrick, 1908
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAcrocercops melanoplecta, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[India, Meghalaya], Khasi Hills.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 25°33'0" Longitude: 91°17'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 7 syntypes (♂ and ♀), BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1908a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. VIII. - Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 18(4):806–832.
PAGINATION 823

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
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. 496
India Meghalaya Meyrick, E. 1908a. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. VIII. - Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 18(4):806–832. 823
Japan Honshū Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988a. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 38:1–111. 43
Japan Tusima Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988a. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 38:1–111. 43
Japan Nansei Shoto (Ryūkyū Islands) Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988a. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 38:1–111. 43
Nepal   Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988a. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 38:1–111. 43
Taiwan, Province of China   Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988a. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 38:1–111. 43

Host Plants

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Fagaceae Castanopsis cuspidata Japan Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988a. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 38:1–111. 43
Fagaceae Castanopsis fissa Hong Kong Robinson, G. S., Ackery, P. R., Kitching, I. J., Beccaloni, G. W. & Hernández, L. M. 2001. Hostplants of the moth and butterfly caterpillars of the Oriental Region. - — :1–744. 21
Fagaceae Castanopsis hystrix Taiwan Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988a. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 38:1–111. 43
Fagaceae Castanopsis tribuloides Nepal Kumata, T., Kuroko, H. & Ermolaev, V. P. 1988a. Japanese species of the Acrocercops-group (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). Part I. - Insecta Matsumurana, N. S. 38:1–111. 43

Species Parasitoids

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Braconidae Mirax sii Japan Maeto, K. 1995. The genus Mirax (Hymenoptera, Braconidae, Miracinae) from Japan. - Japanese Journal of Entomology 63(3):649–656. 655
Eulophidae Mestocharella tenuicornis Japan Kamijo, K. 1994. A revision of Mestocharella (Hymenoptera, Eulophidae), with descriptions of six new species. - Japanese Journal of Entomology 62(4):747–762. 755