Eucosmini

Macadamia nut-borer Cryptophlebia ombrodelta, copyright Victor Fazio.

Belongs within: Tortricidae.

The Eucosmini are a group of tortricid moths characterised by male genitalia with a one‐branched protuberance on the valve, and reduced gnathos and uncus.

<==EucosminiNC91
|--Bathrotoma constrictanaNC91
|--Crocidosema plebejanaNC91
|--EpinotiaNC91
| |--E. aporemaJ-PWM04
| `--E. lantanaNC91
|--EucosmaKN03
| |--E. coniogramma Clarke 1976 [incl. E. okubiensis Kawabe 1987]KN03
| |--E. criticaVHK02
| |--E. querulaL27
| |--E. sordidanaF92
| `--E. triangulanaC70
`--CryptophlebiaNC91
|--C. amamiana Komai & Nasu 2003KN03
|--C. horii Kawabe 1987KN03
|--C. lasiandraKN03
|--C. leucotretaB88
|--C. ombrodeltaKN03
|--C. palustris Komai & Nasu 2003KN03
`--C. rhizophorae Vári 1981KN03

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[B88] Bouček, Z. 1988. Australasian Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera): A biosystematic revision of genera of fourteen families, with a reclassification of species. CAB International: Wallingford (UK).

[C70] Common, I. F. B. 1970. Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies). In: CSIRO. The Insects of Australia: A textbook for students and research workers pp. 765–866. Melbourne University Press.

[F92] Fan Z. 1992. Key to the Common Flies of China 2nd ed. Science Press: Beijing.

[J-PWM04] Jiménez-Pérez, A., Q. Wang & N. Markwick. 2004. Intrinsic rate of increase in ‘Cnephasia’ jactatana Walker (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), a pest of kiwifruit. New Zealand Entomologist 27: 109–112.

[KN03] Komai, F., & Y. Nasu. 2003. Four species of Olethreutinae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) associated with viviparous seedlings of the mangrove Rhizophoraceae in the Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Invertebrate Systematics 17: 75–87.

[L27] Lindsay, S. 1927. A list of the Lepidoptera of Deans Bush, Riccarton, Canterbury. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute 57: 693–696.

[NC91] Nielsen, E. S., & I. F. B. Common. 1991. Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies). In: CSIRO. The Insects of Australia: A textbook for students and research workers 2nd ed. vol. 2 pp. 817–915. Melbourne University Press: Carlton (Victoria).

[VHK02] Verma, M., M. Hayat & S. I. Kazmi. 2002. The species of Elasmus from India (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Eulophidae). Oriental Insects 36: 245–306.

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