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80a0488 – 5954   Rostrolaetilia placidella (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)

Steve Morris
Distribution: Utah and Mono Lake and Inyo Co., CA, MONA Fascicle 15.4:28
Similar Species:
  • 5956 Rostrolaetilia placidissima is separated by genitalia and possibly range.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Parramatta placidella Barnes & McDunnough, 1918
  • 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. 28; pl. 1.17. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Rostrolaetilia placidella
15mm - LG – Chris Grinter - CAS

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