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620222.00 – 3857   Cochylichroa foxcana (Kearfott, 1907)
Distribution Data for Cochylichroa foxcana
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Synonymy: Phalonia foxcana Kearfott, 1907
Phalonia liquida Meyrick, 1912
Taxonomic Notes: Cochylichroa foxcana (Kearfott, 1907), formerly unassigned to genus in Meltzer & Brown (2014), is transferred to Cochylichroa, revised status, in Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2):195-222.
This species was number 3823 in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist).
  • Brown, J.W., 2019. New genera, new species, and new combinations in new world Cochylina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae). Zootaxa, 4671(2): 195-222.
  • Metzler, E.H. & J.W. Brown, 2014. An updated check list of the Cochylina (Tortricidae, Tortricinae, Euliini) of North America north of Mexico including Greenland, with comments on classification and identification. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 68(4): 274-282.
  • Meyrick, E., 1912. On some impossible specific names in Micro-Lepidoptera. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, 48: 32-36.
Cochylichroa foxcana
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