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51a0187.1 – 3781   Cochylichroa temerana (Busck, 1907)

- gen. - Royal Tyler
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Synonymy: Phalonia temerana Busck, 1907
Phalonia cincinnatana Kearfott, 1907
Taxonomic Notes: Cochylichroa temerana (Busck, 1907), formerly in the genus Cochylis, is placed in the genus Cochylichroa in Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2):195-222.
This species was number 3854 in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist).
3781 (1983 list) Lorita abnormana Busck, 1939 is a synonym of 3803 Lorita scarificata.
  • 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.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Cochylichroa temerana
Tom Murray
Cochylichroa temerana
Carol Wolf
Cochylichroa temerana
Ken Childs
Cochylichroa temerana
- gen. - Royal Tyler
Cochylichroa temerana
11mm – Jim Vargo
Cochylichroa temerana
13mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Cochylichroa temerana
13m – U. S. National Museum
Cochylichroa temerana
12mm – U. S. National Museum

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