Philodoria obamaorum Kobayashi, Johns & Kawahara, 2021

Permalink

SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSPhilodoria
SPECIES obamaorum
AUTHORKobayashi, Johns & Kawahara, 2021
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhilodoria obamaorum Kobayashi, Johns & Kawahara, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYUnited States, US, Hawaii, Pahoa, Puna, 20.ix.1918, leg. O. H. Swezey.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, USNM; Paratypes 4♂, 3♀, 7 sex unknown, USNM, BPBM.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTHad been misidentified as Gracilaria neraudicola Swezey, 1920 (see Kobayashi et al. 2021: 86).
PUBLICATION Kobayashi, S., Johns C. A. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2021. Revision of the Hawaiian endemic leaf-mining moth genus Philodoria Walsingham (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae): its conservation status, host plants and descriptions of thirteen new species. - Zootaxa 4944(1):1–175.
PAGINATION 86–87, figs 19C–E, 27K–M, 50C, D, 51B, 52B, 59C, D, 63C–G

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
United States, US Hawaii (Hawaii) Kobayashi, S., Johns C. A. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2021. Revision of the Hawaiian endemic leaf-mining moth genus Philodoria Walsingham (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae): its conservation status, host plants and descriptions of thirteen new species. - Zootaxa 4944(1):1–175. 86

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Urticaceae Pipturus albidus Hawaii Kobayashi, S., Johns C. A. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2021. Revision of the Hawaiian endemic leaf-mining moth genus Philodoria Walsingham (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae): its conservation status, host plants and descriptions of thirteen new species. - Zootaxa 4944(1):1–175. 86
Urticaceae Pipturus sp. Hawaii Kobayashi, S., Johns C. A. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2021. Revision of the Hawaiian endemic leaf-mining moth genus Philodoria Walsingham (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae): its conservation status, host plants and descriptions of thirteen new species. - Zootaxa 4944(1):1–175. 86