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Gelechiidae
421089.002139Filatima confusatella Darlington, 1949
Distribution Data for Filatima confusatella
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Distribution: Type locality: New Lisbon, NJ.
Larva and
Host Plants:
Sweet fern (Comptonia peregrina).
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Filatima confusatella Darlington, 1949
References
  • Darlington, E.P., 1948 [1949]. Notes on some North American Lepidoptera reared on sweet fern (Comptonia asplenifolia Linnaeus) with description of new species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 74(3-4): 173-185; pl. 2, figs. 2.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
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