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59a1377 – 1084.1   Elachista ischnella Kaila, 1997
Distribution Data for Elachista ischnella
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Distribution: Holotype: Texas, Culberson Co., Sierra Diablo, 20 mi NNW Van Horn, 6000'.
Similar Species:
  • Elachista arena Kaila, 1997
  • Elachista dissona Kaila, 1997
  • Elachista granosa Kaila, 1997
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Elachista ischnella Kaila, 1997
Taxonomic Notes: Elachista ischnella Kaila, 1997, n. sp., Acta Zoologica Fennica, v. 206, p. 26.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Kaila, L., 1997. A revision of the nearctic species of Elachista s.l. II. The argentella group (Lepidoptera: Elachistidae). Acta Zoologica Fennica, 206: 1-93.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♂ (genitalia)
Elachista ischnella
- Holotype - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum

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