Sorbus L., 1753 Pihlajat Mountain Ashes
  • Sorbus L., 1753 Sp. Pl.: 477; TS: Sorbus domestica L.
  • Aucuparia Riv. ex Ruppius, 1745
  • Chamaenespilus Medicus, 1789
  • Aria DC., 1825
  • Cormus Spach, 1834
  • Micromeles Decne., 1874
  • Ariosorbus Koidz., 1934
  • Sorbus; [GFP1: 213 (about 80 spp.)]

Foodplants for Acleris sparsana, Carcina quercana, Chionodes trichostola, Choreutis pariana, Coleophora hemerobiella, C. spinella, C. violacea, Gastropacha quercifolia, Iphiclides podalirius, Machimia tentoriferella, Malacosoma parallellum, Phyllodesma tremulifolium, Ptilodon cucullina, Recurvaria leucatella, R. nanella, Samia cynthia, Satyrium pruni, S. spini, Semioscopis steinkellneriana, Stigmella oxyacanthella, Thecla betulae, Trachycera advenella, Venusia cambrica



[sp-1.jpg] 900x627 (~90Kb) USA: Corral Pass region (down the road from 47°00'52N 121°27'58W), Pierce Co., WA, 18.7.2000, Photo © Markku Savela [sp-1x.jpg] 600x711 (~56Kb) USA: Corral Pass region (down the road from 47°00'52N 121°27'58W), Pierce Co., WA, 18.7.2000, Photo © Markku Savela

The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.

 


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