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230018.000143Coptotriche zelleriella (Clemens, 1859)

Gen. - Royal Tyler
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Synonymy: Tischeria zelleriella Clemens, 1859
Tischeria complanoides Frey & Boll, 1873
Tischeria latipenella Chambers, 1878
Tischeria latipennella of authors, [no date]
Tischeria sulphurea Frey & Boll, 1878
Taxonomic Notes: Coptotriche zelleriella: Formerly placed in the genus Tischeria. Includes as a synonym Tischeria sulphurea Frey & Boll, 1878 [0142].
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Clemens, B., 1859. Contribution to American Lepidopterology. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 11: 326.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
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Coptotriche zelleriella

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