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Gracillariidae
330277.000745Phyllonorycter comptoniella – (Darlington, 1949)

Reared - Charley Eiseman
Distribution: Type locality: New Lisbon, NJ.
Larva and
Host Plants:
Sweet fern (Comptonia peregrina).
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: Select/reselect View by Region on the related species page.)
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: some specimens may not be sequenced and DNA barcode does not ensure correct identification.
  • Darlington, E.P., 1948 [1949]. Notes on some North American Lepidoptera reared on sweet fern (Comptonia asplenifolia Linnaeus) with description of new species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 74(34): 182; pl. 2, figs. 3, 4.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

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