A new genus for <i>Argyroploce streblopa</i> Meyrick, 1936 (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Olethreutinae)
Keywords:Brazil, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, food plant, Guatemala, Mexico, Neopotamia, Neotropical, Panama, Venezuela
AbstractStreblopotamia gen. nov. from the Neotropical region is described and illustrated. The new genus includes the type species S.
streblopa (Meyrick, 1936) comb. nov., which is recorded from Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Puerto
Rico, and Venezuela; and S. oblita (Razowski & Becker, 2018) comb. nov. from Brazil. Larva of S. streblopa have been reared from
the fruit of Protium panamense (Burseraceae) and Beilschmiedia pendula (Lauraceae) in Panama.