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51a0498 – 2716   Paralobesia rhoifructana (Kearfott, 1904)

- Aaron Hunt
Distribution: Throughout eastern US and southeastern Canada.
Field Marks:
See Royals et al. (2019), Mem. Lepid. Soc., (6): 49; Figs. 8083, 170, 212.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Polychrosis rhoifructana Kearfott, 1904
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 47.17. (out of print)
  • Royals, H.R., J-F. Landry, T. M. Gilligan, 2019. Paralobesia (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), a systematic revision. The Lepidopterists' Society, Memoir No. 6: 1-149.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Paralobesia rhoifructana
Bob Patterson [T]
Paralobesia rhoifructana
- Nigel Grindley
Paralobesia rhoifructana
12mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Paralobesia rhoifructana
Paralobesia rhoifructana
10mm – U. S. National Museum
Paralobesia rhoifructana
9mm – U. S. National Museum

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