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16a0065.2 – 0109.3   Fomoria weaveri (Stainton, 1855)
Distribution Data for Fomoria weaveri
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Synonymy: Nepticula weaveri Stainton, 1855
Nepticula weaverella Doubleday, 1859
Taxonomic Notes: Fomoria weaveri (Stainton, 1855) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico. Formerly placed in the genus Ectoedemia (Van Nieukerken et al. 2016)
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Van Nieukerken, E.J., C. Doorenweerd, R.J.B. Hoare, D.R. Davis, 2016. Revised classification and catalogue of global Nepticulidae and Opostegidae (Lepidoptera, Nepticuloidea). ZooKeys, 628: 65-246.
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