Gnathifera acacivorella ( 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: 39

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

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scientific name

Gnathifera acacivorella ( Gaedike, 1968 )
status

 

Gnathifera acacivorella ( Gaedike, 1968) 

( Figs 10View FIGURES 7–12, 26View FIGURES 22–27)

Ochromolopis acacivorella Gaedike, 1968: 612  , figs 30a–30b

Gnathifera acacivorella ( Gaedike, 1968)  : Gaedike 1978: 208

Material studied. New South Wales: 1 ♀, Barren Grounds Fauna Res., 29.x.1977, leg. V. J. Robinson, ANIC, 1 ♂, CSIRO  Exp. Fm., Wilton, 20.xii.1976, leg. V. J. Robinson, ANIC  .

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

Bionomics. Larvae in galls of Acacia  sp.

The description of the male genitalia is presented for the first time ( Fig. 26View FIGURES 22–27):

Uncus straight, narrowing to rounded tip; gnathos nearly circularly swollen, covered with numerous minute bristles; valva short, more or less parallel, costal edge apically ending in a short digital process, at underside with a thin strongly sclerotized rod-like process, ventral edge with narrow longitudinal bristled fold, apodemes connected with vinculum, with digital process, nearly reaching apex of valva; phallus longer than valva, basal half narrower than apical half, with rounded tip.

CSIRO

Australian National Fish Collection

ANIC

Australian National Insect Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Epermeniidae

Genus

Gnathifera

Loc

Gnathifera acacivorella ( Gaedike, 1968 )

Gaedike, Reinhard 2018
2018
Loc

Gnathifera acacivorella (

Gaedike, R. 1978: 208
1978
Loc

Ochromolopis acacivorella

Gaedike, R. 1968: 612
1968