Gnathifera australica ( Gaedike, 1968 ), Gaedike, 1968

Gaedike, Reinhard, 2018, New data on the taxonomy, distribution and host plants of Australian Epermeniidae (Lepidoptera: Epermenioidea), Zootaxa 4524 (1), pp. 33-50: 36

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

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scientific name

Gnathifera australica ( Gaedike, 1968 )
status

 

Gnathifera australica ( Gaedike, 1968)  

( Fig. 6 View FIGURES 1–6 )

Ochromolopis australica Gaedike, 1968: 610   , figs 18–20, 29a–29c;

Gnathifera australica ( Gaedike, 1968)   : Gaedike, 1978: 208.

Material studied. Queensland: 1 ♀, 23°14'S, 150°49'E, 13km SSE of Yeppoon , 26.viii.1983, leg. I. F. B GoogleMaps   .

Common, ANIC, 1 ♀, 23°12'S, 150°46'E, 10 km SSE of Yeppoon, 8.ix.1981, leg. I. F. B. Common, SDEI. Distribution. New South Wales ( Gaedike, 1968), Queensland (first record). Bionomics. The early stages and host plants are unknown.

The genitalia structure of the following six species G. bipunctata   , G. luridicapitella   sp. nov., G. queenslandi   , G. acacivorella   , G. fuscostriata   sp. nov. and G. robinsoni   sp. nov. shows a characteristic similarity in the shape of valva: subapically with a rod-shaped or digital strong sclerotized process, with rounded or with pointed tip. These species are grouped into a separate species-group.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Epermeniidae

Genus

Gnathifera

Loc

Gnathifera australica ( Gaedike, 1968 )

Gaedike, Reinhard 2018
2018
Loc

Gnathifera australica (

Gaedike, R. 1978: 208
1978
Loc

Ochromolopis australica

Gaedike, R. 1968: 610
1968