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4601106210Hellinsia balanotes – Baccharis Borer Plume Moth – (Meyrick, 1908)

Carol Wolf
Taxonomic Notes: Hellinsia balanotes (Meyrick, 1908) includes as a synonym 6217 Hellinsia serenus in Gielis (2003). H. serenus is listed as a full species in Matthews (2016),, accessed May, 2017. Deborah Matthews (pers. comm. 05/26/2017) confirms that H. serenus is a full species.
Hellinsia balanotes
Sean McCann
Hellinsia balanotes
Darryl Searcy
Hellinsia balanotes
David Arbour
Hellinsia balanotes
Robert Zimlich
Hellinsia balanotes
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