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421353.001077Perittia cygnodiella (Busck, 1921)

Mark Dreiling - DNA
Distribution: Type Locality: Victoria, BC.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Aphelosetia Cygnodiella Busck, 1921
Perittia Clarkei Traugott-Olsen, 1995
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Braun, A.F., 1948. Elachistidae of North America (Microlepidoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, 13: 11; figs. 9, 54, 54a, 100.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 5.47f; p. 71. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Perittia cygnodiella
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