Crocidosema lantana BUSCK, 1910

Bippus, Maik, 2016, New or poorly known Microlepidoptera from the Mascarenes (Lepidoptera: Autostichidae, Bedellidae, Batrachedridae, Carposinidae, Epermeniidae, Gelechiidae, Tineidae, Tortricidae), Beiträge Zur Entomologie = Contributions to Entomology 66 (2), pp. 347-370 : 368

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.21248/contrib.entomol.66.2.347-370.1910

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5463457

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/CA46282A-EE13-0972-D48B-1102FB81024C

treatment provided by

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scientific name

Crocidosema lantana BUSCK, 1910
status

 

Crocidosema lantana BUSCK, 1910

Wingspan: 12–13 mm; adult (plate 13: fig. 65; plate 14: fig. 73); female genitalia (plate 13: fig. 67).

Two females raised on the flowers of Lantana camara L. ( Verbenaceae ) 01-xi and 22-xi-2015 collected in La Réunion, La Possession, alt. 550 m, three specimens at light: 10-v-2015, 02-v-2016, 13-v-2016 .

Also present in Mauritius (one specimen collected in Blackriver, 10-vi-2016, alt. 20 m) .

Distribution: North America & Mexico, Australia (introduced, COMMON, 1957), Kenya, Mauritius, Réunion, South Africa, Sri Lanka ( DIAKONOff, 1982). New records for La Réunion and Mauritius.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Tortricidae

Genus

Crocidosema