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421837.101444.1Mompha locupletella – ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

© Charley Eiseman
Taxonomic Notes: Mompha locupletella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) is now recognized within the North American fauna, Proc. Entom. Soc. Wash., 118(4): 510-518.
DNA barcode divergence suggests that the NA population might be native and that further investigation may be warranted - Steve Nanz
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: some specimens may not be sequenced and DNA barcode does not ensure correct identification.
  • Eiseman, C.S., 2016. North American Leafminers (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae, Momphidae) on the Evening Primrose Family (Onagraceae): New Host, Parasitoid, and Distributional Records. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 118(4): 510-518.
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