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33a0364 – 0800   Phyllonorycter tritaenianella (Chambers, 1871)

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Distribution: Canada: ON, QC; USA: CT, IL, KY, MA, MI, NH, NJ, NY, OH - Eiseman & Davis (2020).
Type locality: KY.
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Synonymy: Lithocolletis tritaenianella Chambers, 1871
Lithocolletis consimilella Frey & Boll, 1873
Lithocolletis tritaeniaella Chambers, 1879
Lithocolletis tritaeniella Dyar, 1903
Lithocolletis tritenoeanella Chambers, 1873
  • 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., 1908. Revision of the North American species of the genus Lithocolletis Hübner. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 34: 312.
  • Chambers, V.T., 1871. Micro-Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 3: 110.
  • Eiseman, C.S. & D.R. Davis, 2020. Wrong side of the leaf: assigning some Lithocolletinae species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) to their proper genera. Zootaxa, 4751(2): 201-237.
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Phyllonorycter tritaenianella
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Phyllonorycter tritaenianella

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