Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Holocacista
Family: Heliozelidae (Insecta/Lepidoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
salutans
NOTES

A small moth which lays its eggs on Rhoicissus digitata. The larvae live in tunnels inside the leaf. The adult has a wingspan of about 4 mm. Neither the larvae nor the adults have yet been found.


AUTHORITY
(Meyerick, 1921)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: The adult moth is brown
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Grape leaf miner
Moth
Habitat
NOTES: Found in wild grape vine leaves
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
January
Synonyms for Species
Antispila salutans



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