Caloptilia pastranai (Bourquin, 1962)

Prins, Jurate De, Brito, Rosângela & Moreira, Gilson Rudinei Pires, 2016, An annotated taxonomic checklist of the Neotropical Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera) with links to the information on host plants and parasitoids, Zootaxa 4158 (1), pp. 1-51: 18

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Caloptilia pastranai (Bourquin, 1962)


Caloptilia pastranai (Bourquin, 1962) 

" Gracilaria pastranai  sp. n. "—Bourquin, F. 1962. Revista de la Sociedad Entomologica Argentina 23

(1960): 38 – 41, figs. 1–6.

Type locality: Argentina, Buenos Aires, Delto del Río Paraná    , Isla La Tacuarita. Type specimens: Holotype (gender not stated), MACNAbout MACN  ; Allotype coll. Bourquin (Buenos Aires)  ; Paratypes 5 specimens (gender not stated), USNMAbout USNM, coll. da Costa Lima (Rio de Janeiro)  , coll. Orfila (Buenos Aires)  , coll. Pastrana in MACN.

Distribution: Argentina (Bourquin 1962: 39).

Larval hostplant(s): Rhamnaceae  : Scutia buxifolia Reissek (Bourquin 1962: 39)  .


Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales Bernardino Rivadavia


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