Homaledra heptathalama Busck

Hayden, James E., 2021, Two new species of palm-leaf skeletonizers (Lepidoptera: Pterolonchidae: Homaledra Busck), Insecta Mundi 2021 (859), pp. 1-24 : 19

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5041755

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B6DA8972-8EAE-465F-B4E2-D38B299267B7

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5041721

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FE87CD-FFBF-FFD1-FF0F-FF5EFB838757

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Homaledra heptathalama Busck
status

 

Homaledra heptathalama Busck

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Material examined. USA: Florida: Alachua Co. : 1♂: Austin Carey Forest , 12–17-IX-1975, Malaise trap, G.B. Fairchild ; Collier Co.: 1♂: Collier Co. St. Pk., 8-I-1988, J.B. Heppner, MGCL slide 5029 (wings) ; Flagler Co.: 1 larva: Palm Coast , 29.6594, −81.2419, 9-I-2019, Sabal palmetto, M. Cain, D. McColl, C. Hall GoogleMaps ; Franklin Co.: 1♂: Apalachicola Natl. Fst., nr. Hickory Lndg. Cmpgd. , NFR 101B, 1-IX-1991, H.D. Baggett ; Highlands Co.: 1♂: Archbold Biol. Res. Sta. flight trap, 9-IX-1979, H.V. Weems, S. Halkin, MGCL slide 4260 ; Indian River Co.: Vero Beach , 2-V-2002, Sabal palmetto, D.H. Baquerizo, L 238 ; Jefferson Co.: 1♂: Goose Pasture , 31-VIII-1991, H.D. Baggett ; Levy Co.: 1♂: St. Rd. 24 west of Archer , 29.50446, −82.56953, on Serenoa repens , 12-VIII-2018, J. Hayden, E18-4294 GoogleMaps ; 1 larva: Archer , 29.5045, −82.5699, 25-X-2018, Serenoa repens, J. Hayden, J. Awad, H. Rohrer GoogleMaps ; 2 larvae: same data except 31-XII-2018, J. Hayden GoogleMaps ; 1 larva: Levy Co.: Cedar Key , 29.2056, −83.0622, 31-III-2018, Serenoa repens, J. Hayden, J. Awad GoogleMaps ; Marion Co.: 1♂: Ocala Nat’l. Forest , 2–5-V-1979, insect flight trap, G.B. Fairchild ; Martin Co.: 1♂: Jonathan Dickinson St. Pk. 8–10-VIII-1999, J.B. Heppner ; Orange Co.: 1 larva: Lake Buena Vista , 27-III-1978, Livistona chinensis, F.L. Ware ; Putnam Co.: 17♂: Welaka For. Cons. Sta., Welaka Site 5, slash pine-palmetto flatwoods, 28–31-VII-1986, J.B. Heppner ; 1♂: same data, MGCL slide 3301 ; 1♂: same data, MGCL slide 5030 (wings) ; Sarasota Co.: 1♂: Myakka St. Park, 2–3-V-1986, H.D. Baggett ; St. Lucie Co.: 3 larvae: White City, Savannahs Park , 22-III-1979, Sabal palmetto, D.H. Habeck ; Volusia Co.: 1♂: Tomoka State Park , 22–25-V-2000, J.B. Heppner ; Wakulla Co.: 1♂: Ochlockonee State Park , 22–24-IV-1991, J.B. Heppner .

Host plants. Sabal palmetto , Serenoa repens , and once on Livistona chinensis .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Coleophoridae

Genus

Homaledra