Anatrachyntis falcatella (Stainton, 1859)

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Anatrachyntis
SPECIES falcatella
AUTHOR(Stainton, 1859)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria [sic] ? falcatella, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[India], Bengal, near Calcutta [Kolkata, leg. Atkinson.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Stainton H. T. 1859a. Descriptions of twenty-five species of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London (2) 5(3):111–126.
PAGINATION 121 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the East Kasai 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. 72
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Equateur 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. 72

Notes:  Australasia: Australia (Queensland), Hawaii; Oriental: India, Indonesia (Java), Malaysia.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Undefined Undefined Nest of Hymenoptera 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. 72
Xanthorrhoeaceae Xanthorrhoea arborea Australia Fletcher T. B. 1933. Life-histories of Indian Microlepidoptera (second series). - — 4:1–85, pls. 1–77. 3

*   Nests of Ropalidia cincta (Lepel.), Polistes marginalis F., and Belonogaster junceus (F.) (Ghesquière 1940a: 72).