Apotoforma uncifera Razowski, 1964

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FAMILY Tortricidae
SUBFAMILY Tortricinae
GENUS Apotoforma
SPECIES uncifera
AUTHORRazowski, 1964
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONApotoforma uncifera sp. nov. ♂
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Natal, Pinetown.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 5458, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Razowski J. 1964. A discussion of some groups of Tortricini (Tortricidae, Lepidoptera) with descriptions of new genera and species. - Acta zoologica cracoviensia 9:357–415.
PAGINATION 380, figs. 32, 33

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Brown J. W., Copeland R. S., Aarvik L., Miller S. M., Rosati S. E. & Luke Q. 2014. Host records for fruit-feeding Afrotropical Tortricidae (Lepidoptera). - African Entomology 22(2):343–376. 351
Nigeria   Razowski J. 1966. World fauna of the Tortricini (Lepidoptera Tortricidae). - Zaklad Zoologii Systematycznej w Krakowie Polskiej Akademii Nauk 1966:1–576, pls. 1–41.  
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Razowski J. 1964. A discussion of some groups of Tortricini (Tortricidae, Lepidoptera) with descriptions of new genera and species. - Acta zoologica cracoviensia 9:357–415. 380

Notes:  The identity of the Kenyan specimen needs confirmation (Brown et al. 2014: 3510).

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Sapindaceae Allophylus ferrugineus   Brown J. W., Copeland R. S., Aarvik L., Miller S. M., Rosati S. E. & Luke Q. 2014. Host records for fruit-feeding Afrotropical Tortricidae (Lepidoptera). - African Entomology 22(2):343–376. 351