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421357.001077.4Perittia metaxea – Kaila, 1995
Distribution Data for Perittia metaxea
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Taxonomic Notes: Perittia metaxea (Kaila, 1995), n. sp., J. Lepid. Soc., v. 49, p. 208-222, was formerly in the genus Mendesia, Systematic Entomology. 24: 163.
References
  • Kaila, L., 1995. A revision of the North American Perittia (= Onceroptila), with first nearctic records of the genus Mendesia (Elachistidae). Jounal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 49 (3): 208-222.
  • Pellmyr, O., M. Balcázar-Lara, D.M. Althoff, K.A. Segraves, & J. Leebens-Mack, 2005. Phylogeny and life history evolution of Prodoxus yucca moths (Lepidoptera: Prodoxidae),. Systematic Entomology, 31(1): 1-20.
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