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80a0481 – 5949.1   Laetilia dilatifasciella (Ragonot, 1887)

William Geoghegan
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Synonymy: Zophodia dilatifasciella Ragonot, 1887
Taxonomic Notes: Laetilia dilatifasciella (Ragonot, 1887) is elevated from synonymy of 5949 Laetilia coccidivora.
  • 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., 1997. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.4: p. 20; pl. 1.3-5. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 26.36f; p. 195. Book Review and ordering
  • Ragonot, E.L., 1887. Diagnoses of North American Phycitidae and Galleriidae. Published by the author, Paris, 1-20 - PDF.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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