Helcystogramma hibisci (Stainton, 1859)

Permalink

FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Dichomeridinae
GENUS Helcystogramma
SPECIES hibisci
AUTHOR(Stainton, 1859)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGelechia ? Hibisci, Atkinson, in litt.
TYPE LOCALITY[India], near Calcutta [Kolkata], leg. Atkinson.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Not stated, 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 117

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the North Kivu Meyrick E. 1937b. New species of Pyrals and Microlepidoptera from the Deutsches Entomologisches Institut. - Arbeiten über morphologische und taxonomische Entomologie aus Berlin-Dahlem 4(3):203-204. 12 (introduced)
Sierra Leone     R. Goff

Notes:  Australasia: Australia; Oriental: China, India, Indonesia (Java), Sri Lanka.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Malvaceae Hibiscus sp. India 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. 117