Philodoria basalis Walsingham, 1907

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSPhilodoria
SPECIES basalis
AUTHORWalsingham, 1907
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhilodoria basalis, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYHawaii, Maui, Olinda (Haleakala), 4000 ft.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by Kobayashi et al. (2021: 36), type no 26666, BMNH; Paralectotype 1♂, coll. Walsingham, in BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Walsingham, Lord (Thomas de Grey) 1907c. Microlepidoptera. In: Sharp, D. (Ed.), Fauna Hawaiiensis or the Zoology of the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Isles. - Fauna Hawaiiensis 1(5):469–759, pls. 10–25.
PAGINATION 720; pl. 5, fig. 24
DNA VOUCHERS RMNH INS 30680, RMNH 5013753

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
United States, US Hawaii (Maui) Walsingham, Lord (Thomas de Grey) 1907c. Microlepidoptera. In: Sharp, D. (Ed.), Fauna Hawaiiensis or the Zoology of the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Isles. - Fauna Hawaiiensis 1(5):469–759, pls. 10–25. 720
United States, US Hawaii (Hawaii) Zimmerman, E. C. 1978. Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Stainton). - — :644–719. 695

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Myrtaceae Metrosideros polymorpha Hawaii Johns, C. A., Moore, M. R. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2016. Molecular phylogeny, revised higher classification, and implications for conservation of endangered Hawaiian leaf-mining moths (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae: Philodoria). - Pacific Science 70(3):361–372. 364
Myrtaceae Metrosideros sp. Hawaii Zimmerman, E. C. 1978. Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Stainton). - — :644–719. 695

*   The record of Pipturus sp. (Swezey 1913a: 223) is erroneous (Swezey 1923: 296).

Species Parasitoids

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Eulophidae Euderus metallicus Hawaii Zimmerman, E. C. 1978. Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Stainton). - — :644–719. 695