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51a0563 – 2795   Olethreutes tilianum (Heinrich, 1923)
             Basswood Olethreutes

Jane & John Balaban
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Exartema tilianum Heinrich, 1923
  • 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. 64.48. (out of print)
  • Heinrich, C., 1923. New Olethreutidae from eastern United States (Lepidoptera). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 25: 113.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Olethreutes tilianum
Janice Stiefel
Olethreutes tilianum
David Reed
Olethreutes tilianum
20mm – Jim Vargo
Olethreutes tilianum
21mm – Jim Vargo
Olethreutes tilianum
- 19mm – U. S. National Museum
Olethreutes tilianum
Canadian National Collection LG

Olethreutes tilianum
Janice Stiefel

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