Anarsia amalleuta Meyrick, 1913

Bidzilya, Oleksiy, 2021, New host-plants records of Afrotropical Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera), with description of three new species, Zootaxa 4952 (3), pp. 495-522: 500

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4952.3.4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:E32A9743-839A-4740-A8B7-E82340238097

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4690601

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F53D6A1C-A334-6554-5A9A-FF126D165B03

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scientific name

Anarsia amalleuta Meyrick, 1913
status

 

Anarsia amalleuta Meyrick, 1913  

Anarsia amalleuta Meyrick, 1913a: 298   . TL: South Africa: Mpumalanga, Three Sisters.

Material examined. 1♂, LepsocAfrica CRG, Staude et al. (2016), M1464b, Gelechioidea, reared on Vachellia robusta   , Fabaceae, Jongmanspruit, Hoedspruit   , South Africa, Limpopo, 24˚15’53.4”S, 30˚53’28.5”E, 12.xi.2016, eclosed (A. & I. Sharp) (gen. slide in glycerol vial) ( HSS).

Biology. The larva was observed feeding on Vachellia robusta   ( Fabaceae   ) in November. The adult emerged on 12.xi ( Staude et al. 2020: 55). Previously larvae were recorded on Vachellia tortilis   and Vachellia gerrardii   in Kenya (Bidzilya & Agassiz 2016: 127).

Distribution. South Africa, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Kenya ( Meyrick 1913a; Janse 1949; Agassiz & Bidzilya 2016: 127).

HSS

Research Centre of "La Orden-Valdesequera"

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Gelechiidae

Genus

Anarsia

Loc

Anarsia amalleuta Meyrick, 1913

Bidzilya, Oleksiy 2021
2021
Loc

Anarsia amalleuta

Meyrick, E. 1913: 298
1913