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NAME
Pyrgotis transfixa (Meyrick, 1924)

PARENT
Pyrgotis

DISTRIBUTION
New Zealand

HABITAT
Terrestrial.
Herbivore.

Posted by stephen_thorpe 6 months ago (Flag)
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APPENDIX: NOMENCLATURE & SYNONYMY
NAME
Catamacta transfixa Meyrick, 1924 ZooBank

COMBINATIONS
Pyrgotis transfixa (Meyrick, 1924) Dugdale, 1971: 164 (implied new combination)

REFERENCES
Dugdale, J.S. 1971: Entomology of the Aucklands and other islands south of New Zealand: Lepidoptera, excluding non-crambine Pyralidae. Pacific insects monograph, 27: 55-172. Full article (PDF) (archived)

Meyrick, E. 1924: Notes and descriptions of New Zealand Lepidoptera. Transactions and proceedings of the New Zealand Institute, 55: 202-206. BHL [Original reference for Catamacta transfixa]


HT male (BMNH).

Posted by stephen_thorpe 6 months ago (Flag)

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