Stenolechia gemmella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Bidzilya, Oleksiy, Karsholt, Ole, Kravchenko, Vasiliy & Šumpich, Jan, 2019, An annotated checklist of Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) of Israel with description of two new species, Zootaxa 4677 (1), pp. 1-68: 57

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4677.1.1

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scientific name

Stenolechia gemmella (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Stenolechia gemmella (Linnaeus, 1758) 

Phalaena (Tinea) gemmella Linnaeus, 1758  —Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1: 539.

Recurvaria nivea Haworth, 1828  —Lepid. Britannica (4): 554 (emend.).

Lita nigrovittella Duponchel  , [1839]—in Godart, Hist. Nat. Lépid. Fr. (Suppl.) 3: 315.

Gelechia (Brachmia) lepidella Zeller, 1839  —Isis [32] 1839 (3): 202.

Records. Amsel 1933: 126; Amsel 1935c: 264; Bytinski-Salz & Sternlicht 1967: 130; Bodenheimer 1937: 101.

Material examined. Jordan: 1 ♀, Jordan Valley , Zerqa R. Colony, c. 100 m below S.L., 12.iv.1953, at light (Trought)  ; 1 ♀, ditto but 18.ii.1954  ; 1 ♀, ditto but 18.i.1953 (gen. slide GU2281)  ; 1 ♂, ditto but 19.xii.1952 (gen. slide GU2280) (all SMNK)  .

Host plant. In Israel larvae feed on Quercus coccifera  L. (as Q. calliprinos Webb  ) ( Bytinski-Salz & Sternlicht 1967: 130).

Distribution. Europe to Caucasus ( Huemer & Karsholt 1999: 44), Israel, Jordan (new record).

SMNK

Staatliches Museum fuer Naturkunde Karlsruhe (State Museum of Natural History)