Leucoedemia ingens (Scoble & Scholtz, 1984)

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FAMILY Bucculatricidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Leucoedemia
SPECIES ingens
AUTHOR(Scoble & Scholtz, 1984)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBucculatrix (Leucoedemia) ingens subgen. n., sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Transvaal [North-West], Brits District, Saartjiesnek, ex galls on Ozoroa paniculosa, em. 15.x.1982, leg. C. H. Scholtz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, TMSA; Paratypes 8♂, 12♀, TMSA, BMNH, type LEPI12698-1, LEPI12698-2, OUMNH, USNM.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Scoble M. J. & Scholtz 1984. A new, gall-feeding moth (Lyonetiidae: Bucculatricinae) from South Africa with comments on larval habits and phylogenetic relationships. - Systematic Entomology 9(1):83–94.
PAGINATION 84–92, figs 1, 2–3, 4–7, 8–9, 10–11, 12–16, 17–18, 19, 20, 21

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa North-West Scoble M. J. & Scholtz 1984. A new, gall-feeding moth (Lyonetiidae: Bucculatricinae) from South Africa with comments on larval habits and phylogenetic relationships. - Systematic Entomology 9(1):83–94. 89

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Anacardiaceae Ozoroa paniculosa South Africa Scoble M. J. & Scholtz 1984. A new, gall-feeding moth (Lyonetiidae: Bucculatricinae) from South Africa with comments on larval habits and phylogenetic relationships. - Systematic Entomology 9(1):83–94. 89