Aristaea thalassias (Meyrick, 1880)

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FAMILY Gracillariidae
SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUS Aristaea
SPECIES thalassias
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1880)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGrac.[ilaria] [sic] thalassias, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Australia], New South Wales, Sydney, Newcastle.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes (♂ and ♀) number not stated, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1880b. Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. III. Tineina. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 5:132–182.
PAGINATION 158–160

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa   Gordon A. J. 1999. Biological control of Australian myrtle, Leptospermum laevigatum (J. Gaertn.) F. Muell. (Myrtacea), in South Africa. - African Entomology 1:139–143. 139 (introduced)

Notes:  Australasia: Australia.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Myrtaceae Agonis flexuosa Australia Meyrick E. 1880b. Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. III. Tineina. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 5:132–182. 159
Myrtaceae Leptospermum laevigatum Australia Meyrick E. 1880b. Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. III. Tineina. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 5:132–182. 159
Myrtaceae Leptospermum laevigatum South Africa Gordon A. J. 1999. Biological control of Australian myrtle, Leptospermum laevigatum (J. Gaertn.) F. Muell. (Myrtacea), in South Africa. - African Entomology 1:139–143. 139