Phyllonorycter extincta (Deschka, 1974)

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES extincta
AUTHOR(Deschka, 1974)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllonorycter quercifoliella extincta ssp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYTunisia, Tellatlas, Les Chênes, 600–800 m, mine 16–23.iv.1973, e.l. Quercus suber 25.iv–09.v.1973, leg. G. Deschka.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, coll. Deschka (Steyr); Paratypes 63 specimens (gender not stated), coll. Deschka (Steyr), coll. Klimesch (in ZSM); 2 Paratypes in EIHU.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTRegarded as a synonym of Lithocolletis quercifoliella Zeller, 1839 by Kuznetzov & Baryshnikova (1998: 44).
PUBLICATION Deschka, G. 1974b. Neue Lithocolletiden aus Tunesien (Lepidoptera Lithocolletidae). - Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen 23(6):97–108, 3 pls.
PAGINATION 106–108, figs. 9–10

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Tunisia   Deschka, G. 1974b. Neue Lithocolletiden aus Tunesien (Lepidoptera Lithocolletidae). - Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen 23(6):97–108, 3 pls. 107

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Fagaceae Quercus coccifera Tunisia Deschka, G. 1974b. Neue Lithocolletiden aus Tunesien (Lepidoptera Lithocolletidae). - Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen 23(6):97–108, 3 pls. 107
Fagaceae Quercus suber Tunisia Deschka, G. 1974b. Neue Lithocolletiden aus Tunesien (Lepidoptera Lithocolletidae). - Nachrichtenblatt der Bayerischen Entomologen 23(6):97–108, 3 pls. 107
*   Mine on the underside of the leaf.