Caloptilia asplenifoliatella (Darlington, 1949)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES asplenifoliatella
AUTHOR(Darlington, 1949)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria asplenifoliatella new species
TYPE LOCALITYU.S.A., New Jersey, New Lisbon.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype nr. 7810 (gender not stated), Paratypes (number and gender not stated), ANSP.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Darlington, E. P. 1949. Notes on some North American Lepidoptera reared on sweet fern (Comptonia asplenifolia Linnaeus) with description of new species. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 74 (1948)(3–4):173–185, 1 pl..
PAGINATION 184–185

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Canada Nova Scotia McDunnough, J. H. 1954. New Microlepidoptera from the region of Halifax, Nova Scotia, with notes on other species. - American Museum Novitates (1686):1–15. 12
United States, US New Jersey Darlington, E. P. 1949. Notes on some North American Lepidoptera reared on sweet fern (Comptonia asplenifolia Linnaeus) with description of new species. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 74 (1948)(3–4):173–185, 1 pl.. 184

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Myricaceae Comptonia asplenifolia Canada Ferguson, D. C. 1975. Host records for Lepidoptera reared in eastern North America. - Technical Bulletin. United States Department of Agriculture, Washington (1521):1–49. 43
Myricaceae Comptonia peregrina   Robinson, G. S., Ackery, P. R., Kitching, I. J., Beccaloni, G. W. & Hernández, L. M. 2002. Hostplants of the moth and butterfly caterpillars of America North of Mexico. - Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 69:1–824. 89
Myricaceae Myrica gale Canada Ferguson, D. C. 1975. Host records for Lepidoptera reared in eastern North America. - Technical Bulletin. United States Department of Agriculture, Washington (1521):1–49. 43