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420777.001881Neotelphusa sequax (Haworth, 1828) – Crepuscular Rock-rose Moth

- gen. - Tom Murray
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Synonymy: Recurvaria sequax Haworth, 1828
Lita apicistrigella Duponchel, [1843]
Gelechia sequacella Doubleday, 1859
Gelechia sequaxella Bruand d'Uzelle, 1859
Taxonomic Notes: Neotelphusa sequax (Haworth, 1828) was formerly in the genus Teleiodes, Zootaxa, 1818: 36.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Lee, S. & R.L. Brown, 2008. Revision of Holarctic Teleiodini (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Zootaxa, 1818: 1-55.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Neotelphusa sequax
- gen. - Tom Murray
Neotelphusa sequax
- 13mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Neotelphusa sequax
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