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59a1348 – 2050   Keiferia inconspicuella (Murtfeldt, 1883)

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Synonymy: Phthorimaea inconspicuella Murtfeldt, 1883
Gelechia cinerella Murtfeldt, 1881
Taxonomic Notes: Keiferia inconspicuella (Murtfeldt, 1883) was in Tildenia.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Hayden, J.E., S. Lee, S.C. Passoa, J. Young, J.-F. Landry, V. Nazari, R. Mally, L.A. Somma, and K.M. Ahlmark, 2013. Digital Identification of Microlepidoptera on Solanaceae. USDA-APHIS-PPQ Identification Technology Program (ITP). Fort Collins, CO. - species page at
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Keiferia inconspicuella
LG – © Jean-François Landry
Keiferia inconspicuella
13mm - LG – © Jim Vargo

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