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51a1132 – 3229.2   Gypsonoma aceriana (Duponchel, 1842)
             European Poplar Shoot Borer

E. Fiesler
Distribution: Introduced from Europe.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Penthina aceriana Duponchel, 1842
Taxonomic Notes: Gypsonoma aceriana (Duponchel, 1842) is now recognized among the North American fauna north of Mexico.
  • 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., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Gypsonoma aceriana
Donald Hobern
Gypsonoma aceriana
E. Fiesler
Gypsonoma aceriana
E. LaGasa & WSDA

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