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63a0107.4 – 6205   Hellinsia stramineus (Walsingham, 1880)
Distribution Data for Hellinsia stramineus
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Distribution: Type locality (stramineus): Siskiyou Mountains, OR.
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Synonymy: Lioptilus stramineus Walsingham, 1880
Taxonomic Notes: Hellinsia stramineus (Walsingham, 1880), rev. stat. (Matthews in Pohl & Nanz (eds.) 2023), was treated as a synonym of Hellinsia pectodactylus (Staudinger, 1859) in Gielis (2003).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) (pectodactylus) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Pohl, G. R. and S. R. Nanz (eds.), 2023. Annotated Taxonomic Checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico. Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Bakersfield, California, xiv + 580 pp. (order).
  • Staudinger, O., 1859. Diagnosen nebst kurzen Beschreibungen neuer andalusischer Lepidopteren. Entomologische Zeitung, 20: 258.
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