Parectopa geraniella Braun, 1935

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSParectopa
SPECIES geraniella
AUTHORBraun, 1935
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONParectopa geraniella new species
TYPE LOCALITY[U.S.A.], Ohio, Scioto County, Bear Creek.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype 1♂; Paratypes 1♂ and 8♀, of which 1♂ and 6♀ in coll. Braun, 1♀ in ANSP, 1♀ in USNM.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Braun, A. F. 1935. Notes and new species of Microlepidoptera. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 61:45–52.
PAGINATION 51–52

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
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. 58
United States, US Ohio Braun, A. F. 1935. Notes and new species of Microlepidoptera. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 61:45–52. 51
United States, US Kentucky Braun, A. F. 1935. Notes and new species of Microlepidoptera. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 61:45–52. 51
United States, US Missouri Braun, A. F. 1939. Notes and new species: Gracilariidae [sic] (Microlepidoptera). - Annals of the Entomological Society of America 32:279–287. 284

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Geraneaceae Geranium maculatum U.S.A. Braun, A. F. 1935. Notes and new species of Microlepidoptera. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 61:45–52. 51
*   A linear mine, much contorted in the later stages and becoming blotch-like through the confluence of the convolutions (Braun 1935: 51).