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620121.103761.5Aethes triassumenta Pogue, in: Brown, 2019

[T] Jeff Hollenbeck
Distribution: Florida to North Carolina
Type locality: Florida
Field Marks:
See Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2):195222
Genitalia: See Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2):195222
Similar Species:
  • Aethes bomonana (Kearfott, 1907)
  • Aethes obliquana (Kearfott, 1907)
  • The identities of obliquana and bomonana is unclear and may require further revision.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Aethes triassumenta Pogue, in: Brown, 2019
Taxonomic Notes: Aethes triassumenta Pogue, 2019, n. sp., was proposed by Pogue (1986) as the type for the genus Morta in his unpublished Ph.D. dissertation and is nomen nudum (unavaillable). The name was published in Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2): 217.
  • Brown, J.W., 2019. New genera, new species, and new combinations in new world Cochylina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae). Zootaxa, 4671(2): 195-222.
  • Pogue, M.G., 1986. A generic revision of the Cochylidae (Lepidoptera) of North America. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 32(3) 1-280.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Aethes triassumenta
[T] Carol Wolf
Aethes triassumenta
[T] Carol Wolf
Aethes triassumenta
16mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Aethes triassumenta
LG – John W. Brown
Aethes triassumenta
LG – John W. Brown

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