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Pyralidae
80a0367 – 5859.1   Dioryctria westerlandi Donahue & Neunzig, 2005
Distribution Data for Dioryctria westerlandi
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Distribution: Holotype: California, [Sierra Nevada Range], Placer Co., Ward Creek, 2 mi. S Tahoe City.
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Synonymy: Dioryctria westerlandi Donahue & Neunzig, 2005
Taxonomic Notes: Dioryctria westerlandi Donahue & Neunzig, 2005, n. sp., Holarctic Lepidoptera, 10(1-2): 33; figs. 1, 3-5. Although Donahue & Neunzig (2005) was published subsequent to Neunzig (2003), the use of this name in the latter is unavailable for not complying with ICZN Articles 16.1 and 72.3 and is therefore nomen nudum (Alma Solis, pers. comm., 2024).
References
  • Donahue J.P. & H.H. Neunzig, 2003 (2005). Two new Dioryctria from California (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae). Holarctic Lepidoptera, 10(1-2): 33-36.
  • Heppner, J.B., 2023. New Dioryctria from Southern California (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae). Lepidoptera Novae, 16(2): 135, Fig. 10-11, 17, 23, 29, 34-36, 46.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 2003. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 192; pl. 7.24. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Dioryctria westerlandi
33mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Dioryctria westerlandi
- 34mm – Tom Dimock

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