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51a0213.1 – 3838.1   Rolandylis fusca Pogue, 2001

Michael H. King
Distribution: MS, IL, IN, MO, OH, PA - Pogue (2001).
Type locality: Putnam Co., IL.
Similar Species:
  • Rolandylis maiana (Kearfott, 1907) and Rolandylis virilia Pogue, 2001 forewing ground color is cream, not fuscous as in fusca.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Rolandylis fusca Pogue, 2001
Taxonomic Notes: Rolandylis fusca Pogue, 2001 n. sp., Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 103: 792.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AAM0777 - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification.
  • Pogue, M.G., 2001. Revised status of Rolandylis Gibeaux (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Cochylini), with descriptions of two new species from North America. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 103(3): 792.
Rolandylis fusca
9mm – Jim Vargo
Rolandylis fusca
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