Gnathifera bidentella ( Gaedike, 1981 ), Gaedike, 1981

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

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/734287C2-FF85-FFA8-829A-FDAC65596B16

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scientific name

Gnathifera bidentella ( Gaedike, 1981 )
status

 

Gnathifera bidentella ( Gaedike, 1981)  

( Fig. 5 View FIGURES 1–6 )

Ochromolopis bidentata Gaedike, 1968: 610   , figs 26a–26c, nec Diakonoff 1955;

Gnathifera bidentata ( Gaedike, 1968)   : Gaedike 1978: 208;

Gnathifera bidentella ( Gaedike, 1981)   : 211.

Material studied. Queensland: 1 ♂, 2♀, 23°12'S, 150°47'E, 10km SSE of Yepoon , 13.viii.1983, leg. I. F. B. Common; ANIC; SDEI GoogleMaps   ; 1 ♀, 23°12'S, 150°46'E, 10km SSE of Yepoon , 8.xi.1981, leg. I. F. B. Common; ANIC GoogleMaps   .

Distribution. Queensland ( Gaedike, 1968).

Bionomics. The early stages and host plants are unknown.

The description of the male genitalia is presented for the first time ( Fig. 23 View FIGURES 22–27 ):

Uncus divided into two narrow lobi; valva large, parallel-sided, costal edge basally with minute bristled process, apex of costal edge hook-shaped, ventral edge from 3/4 directed obliquely upwards to apex, folded to inside of valva, subapically ending with pointed tip; phallus clearly shorter than valva, straight, basally rounded.

ANIC

Australian National Insect Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Epermeniidae

Genus

Gnathifera

Loc

Gnathifera bidentella ( Gaedike, 1981 )

Gaedike, Reinhard 2018
2018
Loc

Gnathifera bidentata (

Gaedike, R. 1978: 208
1978
Loc

Ochromolopis bidentata

Gaedike, R. 1968: 610
1968