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620449.003736Platynota stultana – Walsingham, 1884

Carol Wolf
Distribution: Introduced.
Type Locality: Sonora, Mexico.
Field Marks:
See TortAI species page at
Genitalia: See TortAI species page at
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: Select/reselect View by Region on the related species page.)
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Gilligan, T. M. & M. E. Epstein, 2014. Tortricids of Agricultural Importance to the United States (TortAI). Identification Technology Program (ITP), USDA/APHIS/PPQ/CPHST, Fort Collins, CO, species page at
  • Powell, J. A. & J. W. Brown, 2012. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 8.1: p. 136; pl. F.17-21. order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 19.42m, 19.43f; p. 155. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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