Phyllonorycter ledella (Walsingham, 1889)

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES ledella
AUTHOR(Walsingham, 1889)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLithocolletis ledella sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[U.S.A.], Cal.[ifornia], Mendocino County, mines Ledum glandulosum, 03–06.vi.1871, lg. Walsingham.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 6 syntypes ♂, ♀, coll. Walsingham, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Walsingham, Lord (Thomas de Grey) 1889b. Steps towards a revision of Chambers' Index, with notes and descriptions of new species (cont.). - Insect Life 2:23–26, 51–54, 77–81, 116–120.
PAGINATION 79–80

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Canada Quebec Handfield, L. 1997. Liste des Lépidoptères du Québec et du Labrador. - Fabreries 7(Supplément):1–155. 30
Canada British Columbia Pohl, G. R., Cannings, R. A., Landry, J.-F., Holden, D. G. & Scudder, G. G. E. 2015. Checklist of the Lepidoptera of British Columbia, Canada. - — :294 pp.. 44
Canada Yukon Territory Pohl, G. R., Landry, J.-F., Schmidt, B. C., Lafontaine, J. D., Troubridge, J. T., Macaulay, A. D., van Nieukerken, E. J., DeWaard, J. R., Dombroskie, J. J., Klymko, J., Nazari, V. & Stead, K. 2018. Annotated checklist of the moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera) of Canada and Alaska. - — :1–580. 53
Canada Alberta Pohl, G. R., Landry, J.-F., Schmidt, B. C., Lafontaine, J. D., Troubridge, J. T., Macaulay, A. D., van Nieukerken, E. J., DeWaard, J. R., Dombroskie, J. J., Klymko, J., Nazari, V. & Stead, K. 2018. Annotated checklist of the moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera) of Canada and Alaska. - — :1–580. 53
Canada Ontario Pohl, G. R., Landry, J.-F., Schmidt, B. C., Lafontaine, J. D., Troubridge, J. T., Macaulay, A. D., van Nieukerken, E. J., DeWaard, J. R., Dombroskie, J. J., Klymko, J., Nazari, V. & Stead, K. 2018. Annotated checklist of the moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera) of Canada and Alaska. - — :1–580. 53
United States, US California Walsingham, Lord (Thomas de Grey) 1889b. Steps towards a revision of Chambers' Index, with notes and descriptions of new species (cont.). - Insect Life 2:23–26, 51–54, 77–81, 116–120. 80

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Ericaceae Ledum glandulosum U.S.A. Walsingham, Lord (Thomas de Grey) 1889b. Steps towards a revision of Chambers' Index, with notes and descriptions of new species (cont.). - Insect Life 2:23–26, 51–54, 77–81, 116–120. 80
*   Blotch mine on upperside of leaf, sometimes covering the whole leaf area.