Istrianis epacria (Bradley, 1965)

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Istrianis
SPECIES epacria
AUTHOR(Bradley, 1965)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAristotelia epacria sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Uganda], Ruwenzori, Lake Mahoma, 9600 ft, 12.vii.1952, leg. D. S. Fletcher.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 8717♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, genitalia slide 9616♀, BMNH; Paratypes 3♂, 2♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Istrianis by O. V. Bidzilya (2021: 511).
PUBLICATION Bradley J. D. 1965b. Ruwenzori Expedition 1952. - Microlepidoptera. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1952 2(12):61-148.
PAGINATION 98, figs 25, 115-119 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bidzilya O. V. 2021a. New host-plants records of Afrotropical Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera), with description of three new species. - Zootaxa 4952(3):495-522. 511
Uganda   Bradley J. D. 1965b. Ruwenzori Expedition 1952. - Microlepidoptera. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1952 2(12):61-148. 98

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Ericaceae Erica arborea Kenya Bidzilya O. V. 2021a. New host-plants records of Afrotropical Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera), with description of three new species. - Zootaxa 4952(3):495-522. 511