Parornix preciosella

330206.00 — 0680 — Parornix preciosella (Dietz, 1907)

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:

Prunus, Vaccinium


  • Species Page at Moth Photographers Group
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Dietze, W.G., 1907. The North American Species of the Genus Ornix Tr. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 33: 291.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Eiseman, C. 2019. Leafminers of North America. Self-published digital book. 1857 pp.