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51a0184.1 – 3776   Cochylichroa hoffmanana (Kearfott, 1907)
             Hoffman's Cochlid

Karl Hillig
Similar Species:
  • Cochylichroa avita (Razowski, 1997) is best separate by dissection.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Phalonia hoffmanana Kearfott, 1907
Phalonia baryzela Meyrick, 1912
Cochylis hofmanana Razowski, 1997
Cochylis magnaedoeagana Gibeaux, 1985
Phalonia marloffiana Busck, 1907
Phalonia nonlavana Kearfott, 1907
Phalonia telifera Meyrick, 1912
Phalonia toxcana Kearfott, 1907
Phalonia zoxcana Kearfott, 1907
Taxonomic Notes: Cochylichroa hoffmanana (Kearfott, 1907) was formerly in the genus Cochylis, Zootaxa, 4671(2):195-222 and includes as a synonym Cochylis zoxcana (Kearfott, 1907) [3863].
This species was number 3828 in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist).
  • 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, J.W., 2019. New genera, new species, and new combinations in new world Cochylina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae). Zootaxa, 4671(2): 195-222.
  • Meyrick, E., 1912. On some impossible specific names in Micro-Lepidoptera. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, 48: 32-36.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Cochylichroa hoffmanana
Machele White
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John Lee
Cochylichroa hoffmanana
John Lee
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Nolie Schneider
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Mark Dreiling - DNA
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Carol Wolf
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11mm – Jim Vargo
Cochylichroa hoffmanana
LG – Jim Vargo
Cochylichroa hoffmanana
12mm – U. S. National Museum

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