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59a1465 – 1132.2   Elachista dulcinella Kaila, 1999
Distribution Data for Elachista dulcinella
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Distribution: Holotype: Fisheating Cr., Palmdale, FL.
Similar Species:
  • Elachista angularis (Braun, 1918)
  • Elachista saccharella (Busck, 1934)
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Elachista dulcinella Kaila, 1999
Taxonomic Notes: Elachista dulcinella Kaila, 1999, n. sp., Acta Zool. Fennica, v. 211, p. 1-235.
  • 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., 1999. A revision of the Nearctic species of the genus Elachista s. l. III. The bifasciella, praelineata, saccharella and freyerella groups (Lepidoptera, Elachistidae). Acta Zoologica Fennica, 211: 1-235.
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♂ (genitalia)
Elachista dulcinella
- Holotype - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum

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