Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Phyllonorycter quercialbella (Fitch, 1859)


Family: Gracillariidae
Subfamily: Lithocolletinae
Identification:
Wing Span: 0.7 cm
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: The larvae feed on Quercus species, including Quercus alba, Quercus macrocarpa, Quercus nigra and Quercus velutina
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Québec in Canada and the eastern United States including Illinois, New York and Kentucky.
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: None.