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33a0139 – 0679   Parornix peregrinaella (Darlington, 1949)
Distribution Data for Parornix peregrinaella
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Distribution: Type locality: New Lisbon, NJ.
Larva and
Host Plants:
Sweet fern (Comptonia peregrina).
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Callisto peregrinaella Darlington, 1949
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • 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(3-4): 183; pl. 2, figs. 5, 6.
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  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Parornix peregrinaella
LG – (cc) CBG Photography Group
Parornix peregrinaella
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