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Gelechiidae
420533.002287Dichomeris ventrellus (Fitch, 1854)

Mark Dreiling
Similar Species:
  • Type locality (ventrellus): New York.
    Type locality (querciella): Kentucky.
    Type locality (roseocostellus): St. Louis, Missouri.
    Type locality (trinotella): Illinois.
    Type locality (unicipunctellus): not given [Easton, Pennsylvania].
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Chaetochilus ventrellus Fitch, 1854
Ypsolophus querciella Chambers, 1872
Ypsolophus roseocostellus Walsingham, 1882
Nothris trinotella Coquillett, 1883
Ypsolophus unicipunctellus Clemens, 1860
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Chambers, V.T., 1872. Micro-Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 4: 223.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1986. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.1, p. 74; pl. 1.31-36. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♂ (genitalia)
Dichomeris ventrellus
Ken Childs
Dichomeris ventrellus
Jim Vargo
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SangMi Lee
Dichomeris ventrellus
- Holotype - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum

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