Caloptilia pulchella (Chambers, 1875)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSCaloptilia
SPECIES pulchella
AUTHOR(Chambers, 1875)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria pulchella. N. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Canada].
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Not stated.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTCaloptilia pulchella (Chambers, 1875) was considered as a synonym of Caloptilia alnivorella (Chambers, 1875) by Ely (1918: 76).
PUBLICATION Chambers, V. T. 1875e. Tineina from Canada - Canadian Entomologist 7(7):124–128; 144–147.
PAGINATION 146

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Canada   Dyar, H. G. [1903]. A list of the North American Lepidoptera and key to the literature of this order of Insects. - Bulletin of the United States National Museum 52 (1902):xix + 1–723. 560
Canada Quebec McDunnough, J. H. 1946. Gracillariid studies (Gracillariidae, Lepidoptera). - Canadian Entomologist 78(5):91–95. 92
Canada New Brunswick Pohl, G. R., Landry, J.-F., Schmidt, B. C., Lafontaine, J. D., Troubridge, J. T., Macaulay, A. D., van Nieukerken, E. J., DeWaard, J. R., Dombroskie, J. J., Klymko, J., Nazari, V. & Stead, K. 2018. Annotated checklist of the moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera) of Canada and Alaska. - — :1–580. 57
Canada Nova Scotia McDunnough, J. H. 1946. Gracillariid studies (Gracillariidae, Lepidoptera). - Canadian Entomologist 78(5):91–95. 93
Canada British Columbia Pohl, G. R., Cannings, R. A., Landry, J.-F., Holden, D. G. & Scudder, G. G. E. 2015. Checklist of the Lepidoptera of British Columbia, Canada. - — :294 pp.. 42
Canada Ontario Pohl, G. R., Landry, J.-F., Schmidt, B. C., Lafontaine, J. D., Troubridge, J. T., Macaulay, A. D., van Nieukerken, E. J., DeWaard, J. R., Dombroskie, J. J., Klymko, J., Nazari, V. & Stead, K. 2018. Annotated checklist of the moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera) of Canada and Alaska. - — :1–580. 57
United States, US Vermont Grehan, J. R., Parker, B. L., Nielsen, G. R., Miller, D. H., Hedbor, J. D., Sabourin, M. & Griggs, M. S. 1995. Moths and butterflies of Vermont (Lepidoptera). A faunal checklist. - — :i–xi, 1–95. 5

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Betulaceae Alnus incana Canada McDunnough, J. H. 1946. Gracillariid studies (Gracillariidae, Lepidoptera). - Canadian Entomologist 78(5):91–95. 93
Betulaceae Alnus rugosa 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. 44

*   The record on Prunus sp. [Rosaceae] (Robinson et al. 2002: 90) is probably erroneous.