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330031.00 – 0513   Bucculatrix staintonella Chambers, 1878

DNA - Reared - Charley Eiseman
Distribution: Type locality: Edgerton, CO.
Field Marks:
Highly variable, see Braun (1963).
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Bucculatrix staintonella Chambers, 1878
Bucculatrix pertenuis Braun, 1918
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Braun, A.F., 1963. The genus Bucculatrix in America north of Mexico (Microlepidoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, 18: 74.
  • 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
Bucculatrix staintonella
- gen. - Charley Eiseman
Bucculatrix staintonella
7mm – Jim Vargo

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