Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory

<I>Cryptophasa pultenae</I> Lewin, 1805 [photo by Len Willan]

Cryptophasa pultenae Lewin, 1805 [photo by Len Willan]


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Species Cryptophasa pultenae Lewin, 1805

  • Cryptophasa pultenae Lewin, J.W. 1805. Prodromus Entomology. Natural History of Lepidopterous Insects of New South Wales. London : T. Bensley 18 pls and text (letterpress). [14].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) whereabouts unknown number unknown , [Sydney, NSW].
  • Cryptophaga eugeniae T.P. Lucas, 1900.
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) SAMA number unknown , Brisbane, Qld.




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


NSW, Qld: Australian Alps (AA), Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Broken Hill Complex (BHC), Channel Country (CHC), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Cobar Peneplain (CP), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Desert Uplands (DEU), Darling Riverine Plains (DRP), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), Gulf Plains (GUP), Murray Darling Depression (MDD), Mitchell Grass Downs (MGD), Mount Isa Inlier (MII), Mulga Lands (ML), Nandewar (NAN), New England Tablelands (NET), NSW North Coast (NNC), NSW South Western Slopes (NSS), Riverina (RIV), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields (SSD), Wet Tropics (WT)

Ecological Descriptors

Larva boring in stem. Larval foodplants: Pultenaea villosa Fabaceae, Acmena smithii, Backhousia myrtifolia, Syzygium australis, introduced Psidium guava (Myrtaceae).


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
08-Mar-2012 MODIFIED