Anarsia agricola Walsingham, 1891

Bidzilya, Oleksiy, 2021, New host-plants records of Afrotropical Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera), with description of three new species, Zootaxa 4952 (3), pp. 495-522: 499

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.4690597

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F53D6A1C-A335-6555-5A9A-F9DE6ED25E95

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Plazi

scientific name

Anarsia agricola Walsingham, 1891
status

 

Anarsia agricola Walsingham, 1891  

Anarsia agricola Walsingham, 1891: 111   , pl. 5, f. 48. TL: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal, Eastcourt.

Anarsia agricola var. gambiensis Strand, 1913: 44   . TL: Gambia: Bathurst, Senegambia.

Material examined. 1♂, South Africa, Transvaal, Pretoria East SE258Cbc, 29.ii.1984 (Scholtz & Bellamy) | Bred from Aecidium   flower galls on Vachellia karroo (TMSA)   .

Biology. The larva was observed in flower galls produced by the fungus Aecidium   on Vachellia karroo   ( Fabaceae   ). Adult emerged on 29.ii. Previously, larvae were recorded on Vachellia xanthophloea   , V. tortilis   and Senegalia mellifera   in Kenya (Bidzilya & Agassiz 2016: 127).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Gelechiidae

Genus

Anarsia

Loc

Anarsia agricola Walsingham, 1891

Bidzilya, Oleksiy 2021
2021
Loc

Anarsia agricola var. gambiensis

Strand 1913: 44
1913
Loc

Anarsia agricola

Walsingham 1891: 111
1891