Nigilgia talhouki Diakonoff, 1984

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FAMILY Brachodidae
SUBFAMILY Phycodinae
GENUS Nigilgia
SPECIES talhouki
AUTHORDiakonoff, 1984
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNigilgia talhouki n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, Gizan, 10.ii.1980, e.l. mining leaf of Ficus pseudosycomorus, leg. A. S. Talhouk.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Diakonoff 10526♂, MAWR.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Diakonoff A. 1983c. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Tortricidae, Choreutidae, Brachodidae and Carposinidae. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 5:240–287.
PAGINATION 278–280, fig. 70; pl. 2, fig. 31

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Diakonoff A. 1983c. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Tortricidae, Choreutidae, Brachodidae and Carposinidae. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 5:240–287. 280
United Arab Emirates   Gillett M. P. T. & Howarth B. 2004. The insects of Jebel Hafit. – In: Aspinall S. & Hellyer P. (Eds), Jebel Hafit, a natural history. - — :94–143.  

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Moraceae Ficus palmata Saudi Arabia Diakonoff A. 1983c. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Tortricidae, Choreutidae, Brachodidae and Carposinidae. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 5:240–287. 280