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421510.101255.1Coleophora bernoulliella (Goeze, 1783) – Pistol Casebearer
Distribution Data for Coleophora bernoulliella
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Synonymy: Phalaena bernoulliella Goeze, 1783
Tinea anatipennella Hübner, 1796
Porrectaria anatipennis Haworth, 1828
Coleophora obscurella Krulikowsky, 1909
Coleophora ringoniella Oku, 1965
Tinea tiliella Schrank, 1801
Taxonomic Notes: Coleophora bernoulliella (Goeze, 1783) is a European species, apparently introduced in North America and variously misidentified as other species in the genus.
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