Ascalenia semnostola (Meyrick, 1897)

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Chrysopeleiinae
GENUS Ascalenia
SPECIES semnostola
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1897)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPyroderces semnostola, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Australia], New South Wales, Sydney; Tasmania, Campbelltown; South Australia, Port Lincoln.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes ♂, ♀, number not stated, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1897b. Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. XVII. Elachistidae. - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 22:297-435.
PAGINATION 356 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Gauteng Meyrick E. 1908b. Descriptions of African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 47:716-756. 734

Notes:  Australasia: Australia.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia decurrens Australia Meyrick E. 1879b. Occurrence of Lita solanella, Bsd., in Australia. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 16:66. 356