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51a1283.1 – 3406.1   Dichrorampha flavidorsana Knaggs, 1867
Distribution Data for Dichrorampha flavidorsana
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Distribution: Canada: QC.
Type locality: England: "Haslemere, N. Devon, et -?"
Larva and
Host Plants:
Roots of tansy (Tanacetum vulgare) - J-F Landry (pers. comm., 2/3/2022)
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Taxonomic Notes: Dichrorampha flavidorsana Knaggs, 1867 is now recognized within the North American fauna. This European species was first discovered in QC in 2020, by J-F Landry, and confirmed via DNA barcodes.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Knaggs, H.G., 1867. Description op a new species of Torticina. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, 3: 176.
  • Knaggs, H.G., 1867. Entomologist's Annual, 1867: 148.
Dichrorampha flavidorsana
DNA - LG(cc) J-F Landry (CNC)

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