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59a0468 – 2227   Battaristis nigratomella (Clemens, 1863)

Ken Childs
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia nigratomella Clemens, 1863
Gelechia apicilineella Chambers, 1878
Gelechia apicilinella Clemens, 1863
Parasia apicistrigella Chambers, 1872
  • 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)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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