Marmara arbutiella Busck, 1904

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SUBFAMILY Phyllocnistinae
GENUSMarmara
SPECIES arbutiella
AUTHORBusck, 1904
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMarmara arbutiella, new species.
TYPE LOCALITY[U.S.A.], Seattle, Washington.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 1 specimen (gender not stated), cat. nr. 7868, USNM.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Busck, A. 1904. Tineid moths from British Columbia, with descriptions of new species. - Proceedings of the United States National Museum 27(1375):745–778.
PAGINATION 772–773

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
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.. 43
United States, US Oregon 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. 67
United States, US Washington Busck, A. 1904. Tineid moths from British Columbia, with descriptions of new species. - Proceedings of the United States National Museum 27(1375):745–778. 772
United States, US California Wagner, D. L., Loose, J. L., Fitzgerald, T. D., Benedictis, J. A. & Davis, D. R. 2000. A hidden past: the hypermetamorphic development of Marmara arbutiella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Annals of the Entomological Society of America 93(1):59–64. 59

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Ericaceae Arbutus menziesii U.S.A. Busck, A. 1904. Tineid moths from British Columbia, with descriptions of new species. - Proceedings of the United States National Museum 27(1375):745–778. 772
Ericaceae Arbutus unedo U.S.A. Wagner, D. L., Loose, J. L., Fitzgerald, T. D., Benedictis, J. A. & Davis, D. R. 2000. A hidden past: the hypermetamorphic development of Marmara arbutiella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Annals of the Entomological Society of America 93(1):59–64. 61
Ericaceae Arctostaphylos sp. U.S.A. Wagner, D. L., Loose, J. L., Fitzgerald, T. D., Benedictis, J. A. & Davis, D. R. 2000. A hidden past: the hypermetamorphic development of Marmara arbutiella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Annals of the Entomological Society of America 93(1):59–64. 61
*   A very long, irregular, winding, serpentine mine just under the upper epidermis of the leaf.