Dracontogena niphadonta Diakonoff, 1970

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FAMILY Tortricidae
SUBFAMILY Olethreutinae
GENUS Dracontogena
SPECIES niphadonta
AUTHORDiakonoff, 1970
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDracontogena niphadonta spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar Central, Imerina Plateau, Antananarivo, Tzimbazaza Park, 1200 m.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide A. Diakonoff 2163♂, MNHN; Allotype ♀, genitalia slide A. Diakonoff 2164♀, MNHN; Paratypes 15♂, 27♀, MNHN.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Diakonoff A. 1970a. Lepidoptera Tortricoidea from Tsaratanana Range (North Madagascar). - Mémoires O.R.S.T.O.M. 37:103–150.
PAGINATION 124–126, figs 7, 14, 34

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Madagascar   Diakonoff A. 1970a. Lepidoptera Tortricoidea from Tsaratanana Range (North Madagascar). - Mémoires O.R.S.T.O.M. 37:103–150. 126
Nigeria   Razowski J. & Wojtusiak J. 2012. Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from Nigeria. - Acta zoologica cracoviensia 55(2):59–130. 102

Notes:  The record of Ethiopia (Razowski & Trematerra 2010: 61) probably refers to Dracontogena agassizi Aarvik & Karisch, 2012 (see Aarvik et al. 2012: 348).

Host Plants

Unknown