Fulcrifera periculosa (Meyrick, 1913)

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FAMILY Tortricidae
SUBFAMILY Olethreutinae
GENUS Fulcrifera
SPECIES periculosa
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1913)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLaspeyresia periculosa, n. sp
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Limpopo], Three Sisters, 15.ii.1911, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°47'0" Longitude: 31°7'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by J. Razowski & M. Krüger (2007: 132-133), genitalia slide 13658♂, type no 1044, TMSA; 4 Paralectotypes, TMSA, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Fulcrifera by J. Razowski (2002a: 201).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267-336.
PAGINATION 280 Bhl

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Meyrick E. 1920a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911-1912). Résultats Scientifiques. Insectes Lépidoptères II. Microlepidoptera. - — :33-120. 67
South Africa Limpopo Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267-336. 280
Tanzania   Razowski J. 2015a. African Tortricidae (Lepidoptera), chiefly from the collection of Graziano Bassi. - Acta zoologica cracoviensia 58(1):21-100. 58

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Rubiaceae Polysphaeria multiflora 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. 362

*   The identity of the lepidopteran species needs confirmation (see J. Brown et al. 2014: 362).