Eretmocera haemogastra Meyrick, 1936

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Eretmocera
SPECIES haemogastra
AUTHORMeyrick, 1936
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEretmocera haemogastra, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, Equateur], Belgian Congo, Eala [5 km E of Mbandaka], ii, iv, viii.1935, leg. J. Ghesquière.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°4'0" Longitude: 18°16'59"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RMCA; Paratypes 1♂, 1♀, RMCA, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1936b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(1–2):1–64.
PAGINATION 62

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Equateur Meyrick E. 1936b. Exotic Microlepidoptera 5. - — 5(1–2):1–64. 62
Uganda   Bradley J. D. 1965b. Ruwenzori Expedition 1952. – Microlepidoptera. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1952 2(12):61–148. 103

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Lamiaceae Coleus sp. Congo, DR Ghesquière J. 1940a. Lépidoptères Microlépidoptères (première partie). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés Sér. III (II) 7(1):1–120, pls. i–v. 28
*   In the flowers (Ghesquière 1940a: 28).