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59a1383 – 1087   Elachista controversa Braun, 1923
Distribution Data for Elachista controversa
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Distribution: Type locality: Monache Meadows, Tulare Co., CA.
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Synonymy: Elachista controversa Braun, 1923
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Braun, A.F., 1948. Elachistidae of North America (Microlepidoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, 13: 41; figs. 65.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 6.3m; p. 73. Book Review and ordering
Elachista controversa
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