Caloptilia glutinella (Ely, 1915)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES glutinella
AUTHOR(Ely, 1915)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria glutinella, new species
TYPE LOCALITY[U.S.A.], Connecticut, East River.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype nr. 19327 (gender not stated), USNM; 4 paratypes (gender not stated).
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Ely, C. R. 1915. New species of the genus Gracilaria [sic] and notes on two species already described. - Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, Washington 3(5–7):51–62.
PAGINATION 55–56

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
United States, US Connecticut Ely, C. R. 1915. New species of the genus Gracilaria [sic] and notes on two species already described. - Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, Washington 3(5–7):51–62. 55
United States, US Virginia Ely, C. R. 1918. A revision of the North-American Gracilariidae [sic] from the standpoint of venation. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 19B (1917)(1–4):29–77. 74
United States, US Kentucky van Orden Covell, C. 1999. The butterflies and moths (Lepidoptera) of Kentucky: an annotated checklist. - — 6:i–liv, 1–220. 23

Notes:  Records from Prentice (1965) for British Columbia and Yukon Territory are considered to be erroneous; no authentic Canadian voucher material could be found (Pohl. et al. 2018: 57).

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Betulaceae Alnus alnus   Needham, J. G., Frost, S. W. & Tothill, B. H. 1928. Leaf-mining insects. - — :viii+351 pp.. 283
Betulaceae Alnus glutinosa U.S.A. Ely, C. R. 1915. New species of the genus Gracilaria [sic] and notes on two species already described. - Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, Washington 3(5–7):51–62. 55
Betulaceae Alnus sp. U.S.A. Ely, C. R. 1918. A revision of the North-American Gracilariidae [sic] from the standpoint of venation. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 19B (1917)(1–4):29–77. 74