Philodoria pipturicola Swezey, 1915

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SUBFAMILY Ornixolinae
GENUSPhilodoria
SPECIES pipturicola
AUTHORSwezey, 1915
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhilodoria pipturicola n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYHawaii, Oahu, Punaluu, 13.ix.1914, leg. O. H. Swezey.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by Zimmerman (1978: 709, fig. 464), type no 215, BPBM; Paralectotypes 4♂, 4♀, 1 sex unknown, BPBM.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Swezey, O. H. 1915. New species of Hawaiian moths. - Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 3(2):93–97.
PAGINATION 96–97

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
United States, US Hawaii (Oahu) Swezey, O. H. 1915. New species of Hawaiian moths. - Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 3(2):93–97. 96

Notes:  The record of Hawaii (Maui) (Swezey 1923: 294) is a misidentification of Philodoria haelaauensis Kobayashi, Johns & Kawahara, 2021 (see Kobayashi et al. 2021: 54).

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Urticaceae Pipturus sp. Hawaii Swezey, O. H. 1915. New species of Hawaiian moths. - Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 3(2):93–97. 96
*   At first serpentine, later a bloch.

Species Parasitoids

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Eulophidae Euderus metallicus Hawaii Zimmerman, E. C. 1978. Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Stainton). - — :644–719. 745
Eulophidae Pnigalio externa Hawaii Zimmerman, E. C. 1978. Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Stainton). - — :644–719. 745