Phyllonorycter myricae Deschka, 1976

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES myricae
AUTHORDeschka, 1976
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllonorycter (= Lithocolletis) myricae sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Portugal], Madeira, Pousada dos Vinhaticos, 510 m.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, coll. Deschka (Steyr); Paratypes 52 specimens (♂ and ♀), coll. Deschka (Steyr).
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Deschka, G. 1976. Lithocolletidae von Madeira (Lepidoptera). - Entomologische Berichten 36(6):90–96.
PAGINATION 90–94, figs. 1–6

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Portugal Madeira Deschka, G. 1976. Lithocolletidae von Madeira (Lepidoptera). - Entomologische Berichten 36(6):90–96. 93

Notes:  The record of the Azores (Vieira & Pintureau 1993: 109) is a misidentification of Caloptilia aurantiaca (Vieira 1997: 12).

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Myricaceae Myrica faya Madeira Deschka, G. 1976. Lithocolletidae von Madeira (Lepidoptera). - Entomologische Berichten 36(6):90–96. 93