Phyllonorycter gemmea (Frey & Boll, 1873)

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES gemmea
AUTHOR(Frey & Boll, 1873)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONL.[ithocolletis] Gemmea nova spec.? Parectopa Robiniella Br.-Cl.?
TYPE LOCALITY[U.S.A., Massachussetts], Cambridge.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 42°22'0" Longitude: -71°6'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 1♂ and 3♀, "2 Cambrdige", CMCZ (Hagen 1884: 152), 1 Syntype, abdomen missing, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Frey, H. & Boll, J. 1873. Nordamerikanische Tineen. - Entomologische Zeitung, Stettin 34(4–6):201–224.
PAGINATION 218–219

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
United States, US Massachusetts Hagen, H. A. 1884. The types of Tineina in the collection of the museum in Cambridge, Mass. - Papilio 4(9–10):96–99, 151–154. 152
United States, US Maine Brower, A. E. 1984. A List of the Lepidoptera of Maine, Part 2: The Microlepidoptera, Section 2; Cosmopterigidae through Hepialidae. - — 114:i–x, 1–70. 40

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Fabaceae Robinia pseudacacia U.S.A. Frey, H. & Boll, J. 1873. Nordamerikanische Tineen. - Entomologische Zeitung, Stettin 34(4–6):201–224. 218
Fabaceae Robinia sp. U.S.A. Robinson, G. S., Ackery, P. R., Kitching, I. J., Beccaloni, G. W. & Hernández, L. M. 2002. Hostplants of the moth and butterfly caterpillars of America North of Mexico. - Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 69:1–824. 355
*   Blotch mine on upperside of leaf.