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Species
Toropa ferrifera (Walker, 1851)
  type species by original designation and monotypy

Basionym original publication
Walker F. 1851 - List of the specimens of Homopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. 2: 261-636. [313]
Chronological account
Dictyophara melanogona Walker, 1858 synonym of Dictyophara ferrifera Walker, 1851 according to Distant (1906): 351
Dictyophara ferrifera Walker, 1851 previous combination of Toropa ferrifera (Walker, 1851) according to Melichar (1912): 80
Dictyophora telifera Walker, 1958 synonym of Toropa ferrifera (Walker, 1851) according to Melichar (1912): 80
Dictyophora telifera Walker, 1958  status revivisco according to Fennah (1947): 5
Dictyophara melanogona Walker, 1858  status revivisco according to O'Brien (1999): 56
Use(s) (chresonymy)
Tovopa ferrifera Melichar, 1912 wrong spelling of Toropa ferrifera (Walker, 1851) in Melichar (1912): 215 corrected by Metcalf (1946): 67
Distribution map: extant taxa
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Geographical distribution
Brazil North (Amazonas)  according to  Melichar (1912): 80 refuted by O'Brien (1999): 56
Brazil North (Pará)  according to  Melichar (1912): 80
Brazil West-Central (Mato Grosso)  according to  Melichar (1912): 80
Guyana  according to  Melichar (1912): 80, O'Brien (1999): 56
Peru  according to  Melichar (1912): 80 refuted by O'Brien (1999): 56
Suriname  according to  Melichar (1912): 80
Trinidad-Tobago  according to  Melichar (1912): 80, Fennah (1945): 455, O'Brien (1999): 56
Venezuela  according to  O'Brien (1999): 56
Biological interactions
Host-plant
Catostemma fragrans Benth. (Malvales, Malvaceae) according to O'Brien (1999): 56
Chlorocardium rodiei (R.H. Schomb.) Rohwer, H.G. Richt. & van der Werff (Laurales, Lauraceae) according to O'Brien (1999): 56
Eperua rubiginosa Miq. (Fabales, Fabaceae) according to O'Brien (1999): 56
Pentaclethra macroloba (Willd.) Kuntze (Fabales, Fabaceae) according to O'Brien (1999): 56