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51a0898.1 – 3035   Pelochrista morrisoni (Walsingham, 1884)

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Synonymy: Paedisca morrisoni Walsingham, 1884
Taxonomic Notes: Pelochrista morrisoni: Formerly placed in the genus Eucosma, Gilligan et al. (2013), Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
  • 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, T.M. & D.J. Wright, 2013. Revised world catalogue of Eucopina, Eucosma, Pelochrista, and Phaneta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 103.137. (out of print)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 15.27f; p. 134. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species page at Moths of North Dakota.
  • Wright, D.J. & T.M. Gilligan, 2017. Pelochrista Lederer of the Contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.5: 1-376, order.
Pelochrista morrisoni
Bob Martin
Pelochrista morrisoni
Charles Melton
Pelochrista morrisoni
LG – Charles Melton
Pelochrista morrisoni
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Pelochrista morrisoni
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Pelochrista morrisoni
15mm – Jim Vargo
Pelochrista morrisoni
15mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum

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