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23a0032 – 0139   Coptotriche fuscomarginella (Chambers, 1875)
Distribution Data for Coptotriche fuscomarginella
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Larva and
Host Plants:
White oak (Quercus alba) (Chambers 1875). Chestnut and oak (Braun 1972).
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
  • 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., 1972. Tischeriidae of America north of Mexico (Microlepidoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, 28: 35.
  • Chambers, V.T., 1875. Tineina of the Central United States. Cincinnati Quarterly Journal of Science, 2(2): 110.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Coptotriche fuscomarginella
syntype - LG – Terry Harrison

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