Gnathifera queenslandi ( Gaedike, 1968 )

Gaedike, Reinhard, 2018, New data on the taxonomy, distribution and host plants of Australian Epermeniidae (Lepidoptera: Epermenioidea), Zootaxa 4524 (1), pp. 33-50: 38

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4524.1.2

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scientific name

Gnathifera queenslandi ( Gaedike, 1968 )
status

 

Gnathifera queenslandi ( Gaedike, 1968) 

( Figs 9View FIGURES 7–12, 25View FIGURES 22–27)

Ochromolopis queenslandi Gaedike, 1968: 611  , figs 21–22;

Gnathifera queenslandi ( Gaedike, 1968)  : Gaedike, 1978: 208.

Material studied. New South Wales: 1 ♂, Fitzroy Falls , 2.iii.1973, leg. V. J. Robinson, SDEI  , 1 ♀, Barren Grounds Fauna Res. , 27.vii.1976, leg. V. J. Robinson, ANICAbout ANIC  , Tasmania: 1 ♂, Oyster Cave , 147°17'E, 43°06'S, 18.x.1981, leg. P. B. McQuillan, ANICAbout ANICGoogleMaps  , Western Australia: 1 ♀, 33°36'S, 115°49'E, 3km S by W of Donnybrook , 28.iv.1983, leg. E. S. Nielsen & E. D. Edwards, ANICAbout ANICGoogleMaps  .

Distribution. New South Wales, Queensland ( Gaedike, 1968), Tasmania (first record), Western Australia (first record).

Bionomics. The early stages and host plants are unknown.

The description of the female genitalia is presented for the first time ( Fig. 25View FIGURES 22–27):

Ventral arms of anterior apophyses broadened, the inside edge covered with minute thorns; ductus bursae at ostium with strongly sclerotized ring; surface of corpus bursae covered with minute sclerotized dots, signum small, with some minute triangular thorns.

ANIC

Australian National Insect Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Epermeniidae

Genus

Gnathifera

Loc

Gnathifera queenslandi ( Gaedike, 1968 )

Gaedike, Reinhard 2018

2018
Loc

Gnathifera queenslandi (

Gaedike, R. 1978: 208

1978
Loc

Ochromolopis queenslandi

Gaedike, R. 1968: 611