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80a0457 – 5906   Eumysia fuscatella (Hulst, 1900)
Distribution Data for Eumysia fuscatella
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Type locality: Los Angeles, CA.
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Synonymy: Zophodia fuscatella Hulst, 1900
Taxonomic Notes: Eumysia fuscatella (Hulst, 1900) is known only from the holotype (male) (Heinrich 1956). BOLD shows 3 CNC specimens collected in 1950 from Pecos, TX in 1950 which seem to match the general appearance of Eumysia pallidipennella (Hulst, 1895) and Protasia mirabilicornella (Dyar, 1908)
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Heinrich, C., 1956. American moths of the subfamily Phycitinae. Bulletin United States National Museum, 207: 188.
  • Hulst, G.D., 1900. Some new genera and species of Phycitinae. The Canadian Entomologist, 32(6): 173.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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