Gnathifera aphronesa ( Meyrick, 1897 ), Meyrick, 1897

Gaedike, Reinhard, 2018, New data on the taxonomy, distribution and host plants of Australian Epermeniidae (Lepidoptera: Epermenioidea), Zootaxa 4524 (1), pp. 33-50: 34

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

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scientific name

Gnathifera aphronesa ( Meyrick, 1897 )
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Gnathifera aphronesa ( Meyrick, 1897)  

( Fig. 1 View FIGURES 1–6 )

Epermenia aphronesa Meyrick, 1897: 431   ;

Ochromolopis aphronesa ( Meyrick, 1897)   : Gaedike 1968: 603, figs 4–6, 23a–23c;

Gnathifera aphronesa ( Meyrick, 1897)   : Gaedike 1978: 208.

Material studied. Australian Capital Territory: 1 ♂, 1 specimen without abdomen, 3km NE of Picadilly Circus , 1000 m, 14.x.1971, leg. I. F. B. Common & E. D. Edwards, ANIC   . New South Wales: 2 ♀, CSIRO   Exp. Fm. Wilton , 10.ix.1970, 12.ix.1974, leg. V. J. Robinson, ANIC   . South Australia: 2 ♀, 35°00'S, 138°38'E, Belair Nat. Pk. , 6.v.1999, leg. L. Kaila, ANIC GoogleMaps   . 1 specimen without abdomen, Mt. Lofty Rgs , collection date unreadable, leg. J. O. Wilson, ANIC   . Tasmania: 2 ♀, Port Arthur , 17.ix.1979, leg. P. B. McQuillan, ANIC, SDEI   .

Distribution. Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia (first record), Victoria, Tasmania ( Gaedike, 1968).

Bionomics. The early stages and host plants are unknown.

ANIC

Australian National Insect Collection

CSIRO

Australian National Fish Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Epermeniidae

Genus

Gnathifera

Loc

Gnathifera aphronesa ( Meyrick, 1897 )

Gaedike, Reinhard 2018
2018
Loc

Gnathifera aphronesa (

Gaedike, R. 1978: 208
1978
Loc

Ochromolopis aphronesa (

Gaedike, R. 1968: 603
1968
Loc

Epermenia aphronesa

Meyrick, E. 1897: 431
1897