Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Interested in a 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico?

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Previous events


TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Phyllonorycter mariaeella - Hodges#0769

St. Andrews leaf miner on Lonicera sempervirens SA459 2016 1 - Phyllonorycter mariaeella Unknown Moth - Phyllonorycter mariaeella Phyllonorycter ex Lonicera sempervirens - Phyllonorycter mariaeella Phyllonorycter mariaeella - Hodges#0769 - Phyllonorycter mariaeella Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Lonicera japonica D709 Phyllonorycter 2017 3 - Phyllonorycter mariaeella Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Lonicera japonica D709 Phyllonorycter 2017 4 - Phyllonorycter mariaeella banded micro - Phyllonorycter mariaeella Phyllonorycter affinis - Phyllonorycter mariaeella
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Ribbed Cocoon-maker and Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Family Gracillariidae (Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Subfamily Lithocolletinae
Genus Phyllonorycter
No Taxon (Caprifoliaceae-feeding species)
Species mariaeella (Phyllonorycter mariaeella - Hodges#0769)
Hodges Number
0769
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lithocolletis mariaeella Chambers, 1875
Lithocolletis affinis Frey & Boll, 1876
Cameraria affinis - Davis, 1983
Phyllonorycter affinis - Maier & Davis, 1989
Explanation of Names
Author: Chambers, 1875
Food
Caprifoliaceae
Print References
Maier, Chris T. and Donald R. Davis. 1989. Southern New England host and distributional records of lithocolletine Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera), with comparison of host specificity in temperate regions. Miscellaneous Publications of the Entomological Society of America 70:1-23.
Eiseman, Charles S. and Donald R. Davis. 2020. Wrong side of the leaf: assigning some Lithocolletinae species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) to their proper genera. Zootaxa 4751(2): 201–237.
Internet References