Crocidosema lantana Busck, 1910,

Pathania, Prakash C., Das, Apurva & Chandra, Kailash, 2020, Catalogue of Tortricidae Latreille, 1802 (Lepidoptera: Tortricoidea) of India, Zootaxa 4757 (1), pp. 1-95: 44

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.4757.1.1

publication LSID

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3807242

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A787FC-FFC2-FFE9-E3A1-FC9EFBA927C7

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scientific name

Crocidosema lantana Busck, 1910
status

 

233. Crocidosema lantana Busck, 1910 

Crocidosema lantana Busck, 1910  ; Proc. ent  . Soc. Wash. 10: 132.

= Epinotia corynetes Diakonoff, 1982  ; Zool. Verh. Leiden 193: 59.

TL: Oahu, Tantalus [Hawaiian Islands] ( lantana  ); Sri Lanka, Ratnapura District, Uggalkaltota ( corynetes  ).

Distribution: India (Uttarakhand). Described from Hawaii based on specimens introduced from Mexico for the biological control of weedy Lantana  , Crocidosema lantana  subsequently was introduced to Australia. Based on DNA barcodes, it is now present in Australia, Caroline Islands, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Kenya, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, and Taiwan ( Zhang & Li 2005; Koçak & Kemal 2012); it is also recorded from southern U.S.A.

Hosts: Larvae have been reported to feed on Lantana camara  ( Verbenaceae  ), Litchi chinensis  ( Sapindaceae  ), Tabebuia chrysantha  ( Bignoniaceae  ), and Tecoma stans  ( Bignoniaceae  ) ( Busck 1910; MacKay 1959; Common 1957; Zimmerman 1978).

Illustrations: Adult and gentalia ( Clarke 1976: 52; Rose & Pooni 2005: 1757).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Tortricidae

Genus

Crocidosema

Loc

Crocidosema lantana Busck, 1910

Pathania, Prakash C., Das, Apurva & Chandra, Kailash 2020
2020
Loc

Epinotia corynetes

Diakonoff 1982: 59
1982
Loc

Crocidosema lantana

Busck 1912: 132
1912