Marmara elotella (Busck, 1909)

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SUBFAMILY Phyllocnistinae
GENUSMarmara
SPECIES elotella
AUTHOR(Busck, 1909)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria elotella, new species.
TYPE LOCALITY[U.S.A.], Connecticut, East River.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype, nr. 12271 (gender not stated), USNM.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Busck, A. 1909. Notes on Microlepidoptera, with descriptions of new North American species. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 11(2):87–103.
PAGINATION 102

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
United States, US Massachusetts 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 Connecticut Busck, A. 1909. Notes on Microlepidoptera, with descriptions of new North American species. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 11(2):87–103. 102
United States, US Kentucky van Orden Covell, C. 1999. The butterflies and moths (Lepidoptera) of Kentucky: an annotated checklist. - — 6:i–liv, 1–220. 24
United States, US Maine Brower, A. E. 1984. A List of the Lepidoptera of Maine, Part 2: The Microlepidoptera, Section 2; Cosmopterigidae through Hepialidae. - — 114:i–x, 1–70. 43

Notes:  Reports of this species from Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia by Belton (1988) are erroneous.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Rosaceae Malus pumila U.S.A. 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. 285
Rosaceae Malus 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. 67
Rosaceae Malus sylvestris U.S.A. 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. 285
Rosaceae Pyrus sp. U.S.A. 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. 285