Leguminivora ptychora (Meyrick, 1907)

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FAMILY Tortricidae
SUBFAMILY Olethreutinae
GENUS Leguminivora
SPECIES ptychora
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1907)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLaspeyresia ptychora, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYIndia, N. Coorg, Dibidi, 3000 ft, viii, leg. Newcome.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, BMNH; 5 Paralectotypes ♂, ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1907c. Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera. V. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 18(1):137–160.
PAGINATION 147

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
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. 106
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. & Aarvik L. 2014. New Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from East Africa with an account of the tortricid fauna of acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley. - Zootaxa 3861(4):369–397. 371
Réunion   Martiré D. & Rochat J. 2008. Les papillons de La Réunion et leurs chenilles. - — :1–496. 480
South Africa   Meyrick E. 1916a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(16–20):481–640. 565
Uganda   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. 107
Zimbabwe   Meyrick E. 1916a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(16–20):481–640. 565

Notes:  Australasia: Australia; Oriental: India, Sri Lanka. Spread artificially with its foodplant (Meyrick 1916a: 565).

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Vigna sinensis Zimbabwe Meyrick E. 1916a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 1. - — 1(16–20):481–640. 565
Fabaceae Tephrosia toxicaria 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. 106
Fabaceae Glycine hispida 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. 106
Fabaceae Acacia mellifera Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Aarvik L. 2014. New Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from East Africa with an account of the tortricid fauna of acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley. - Zootaxa 3861(4):369–397. 371
Fabaceae Vigna unguiculata Uganda Nyiira Z. M. 1973. Pest status of thrips and lepidopterous species on vegetables in Uganda. - East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal 39(2):131–135. 133