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51a1123.6 – 3208   Notocelia rosaecolana (Doubleday, 1850)
             Doubleday's Notocelia

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Distribution: Introduced from Europe.
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Synonymy: Spilonota rosaecolana Doubleday, 1850
Argyloploce [sic] rosae Matsumura, 1917
Penthina suffusana of authors not Zeller, 1846
Tortrix trimaculana of authors not Haworth, [1811]
Taxonomic Notes: Notocelia rosaecolana (Doubleday, 1850) replaces 3208 Notocelia trimaculana, now regarded as extralimital, in Miller et al. (2000), J. Lepid. Soc. 2000, 54, 111-118.
  • 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. 128.196. (out of print)
  • Miller, W.E., R.L Brown, K.R. Tuck, 2000. Taxonomic clarification of Notocelia rosaecolana (Doubleday) and N. trimaculana (Haworth) (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 54: 111-118.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Wright, D.J. & T.M. Gilligan, 2023. Epiblema Hübner, Sonia Heinrich, Suleima Heinrich, and Notocelia Hübner of the Contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.6: 131; pl. JJ, 87a-i; pl. 38, 87a-d, order.
Notocelia rosaecolana
© Bob Patterson
Notocelia rosaecolana
© Hugh McGuinness
Notocelia rosaecolana
© Hugh McGuinness
Notocelia rosaecolana
© Bo Zaremba
Notocelia rosaecolana
© Tom Murray
Notocelia rosaecolana
© Carol Wolf
Notocelia rosaecolana
© Carol Wolf
Notocelia rosaecolana
17mm – © Jim Vargo

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