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33a0314 – 0750   Phyllonorycter diversella (Braun, 1916)

Tom Murray
Distribution: Type locality: Lancaster, OH.
Larva and
Host Plants:
Huckleberry, Gaylussacia baccata and sorrel tree, Oxydendrum arboreum.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Lithocolletis diversella Braun, 1916
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Braun, A.F., 1916. Notes on Lithocolletis with descriptions of new species (Lep.). Entomological News, 27(2): 83.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Phyllonorycter diversella
Reared - Charley Eiseman

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