|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication:||2017|
|Journal:||SHILAP Revista de lepidopterología|
Lantanophaga pusillidactylus (Walker, 1864) is reported for the first time from the Maltese Islands. The genus Lantanophaga Zimmerman, 1958 is also recorded here for the first time from the Maltese Islands. Distribution, habits of the adult and larval host plant are included. A Maltese name is proposed for this new record.