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51a1204 – 3291.1   Epinotia sotipena Brown, [1987] 1986
             Black Dash Epinotia

Ken Childs
Genitalia: See Jour. Lepid. Soc. 40(4): figs. 23, 31.
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Synonymy: Epinotia sotipena Brown, [1987] 1986
Taxonomic Notes: Epinotia sotipena Brown, 1986 n. sp., Jour. Lepid. Soc. 40(4): 341.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Brown, R.L., 1986. Resurrection of Catastega (Clemens) and revision of the Epinotia vertumnana (Zeller) species-group (Tortricidae: Olethreutinae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 40(4): 327-346.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 153.247. (out of print)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Epinotia sotipena
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15mm – Jim Vargo
Epinotia sotipena
16mm – U. S. National Museum
Epinotia sotipena
18mm – U. S. National Museum

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