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80a0075 – 5651   Acrobasis indigenella (Zeller, 1848)
             Leaf Crumpler Moth

Nolie Schneider
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Synonymy: Myelois indigenella Zeller, 1848
Mineola grossbecki Barnes & McDunnough, 1917
Phycita Acrobasis nebulella Riley, 1872
Phycita nebulo Walsh, 1860
Myelois zelatella Hulst, 1887
Taxonomic Notes: Acrobasis indigenella (Zeller, 1848) includes as a synonym 5652 Acrobasis grossbecki (Barnes & McDunnough, 1917), MONA Fascicle 15.2.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 1986. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.2, p. 24; pl. 2.18-33. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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