Fomoria leptodictyae (Scoble, 1983)

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FAMILY Nepticulidae
SUBFAMILY Nepticulinae
GENUS Fomoria
SPECIES leptodictyae
AUTHOR(Scoble, 1983)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEctoedemia (Fomoria) leptodictyae spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Transvaal [Gauteng], Pretoria, 23.viii.1949, leg. L. Vári.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°44'44" Longitude: 28°11'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide TMSA 6148♂, TMSA; Paratypes 20♂, 50♀, TMSA.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Fomoria by Diškus & Puplesis (2003: 390).
PUBLICATION Scoble M. J. 1983. A revised cladistic classification of the Nepticulidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of new taxa mainly from South Africa. - Transvaal Museum Monograph 2(1):1–105.
PAGINATION 35, figs. 44, 94, 115, 134

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Gauteng Scoble M. J. 1983. A revised cladistic classification of the Nepticulidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of new taxa mainly from South Africa. - Transvaal Museum Monograph 2(1):1–105. 35

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Anacardiaceae Rhus leptodictyae South Africa Scoble M. J. 1983. A revised cladistic classification of the Nepticulidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of new taxa mainly from South Africa. - Transvaal Museum Monograph 2(1):1–105. 35