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330165.000644.1Caloptilia triadicae Davis, 2013

Mark Dreiling
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Synonymy: Caloptilia triadicae Davis, 2013
Taxonomic Notes: Caloptilia triadicae Davis, 2013 is a new species introduced from China, Jour. Lepid. Soc., 67(4): 281-290.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Davis, D.R., Fox, M.S. & R.F. Hazen, 2013. Systematics and biology of Caloptilia triadicae (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), a new species of leaf-mining moth of the invasive Chinese tallow tree (Triadica sebifera (L.) Euphorbiaceae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 67(4): 281-290.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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