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33a0420 – 0698.1   Telamoptilia hibiscivora Davis & Davis, 2017

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Distribution: Type locality: USA: MARYLAND: Anne Arundel Co: South River Marsh: Rt. 450.
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Synonymy: Telamoptilia hibiscivora Davis & Davis, 2017
Taxonomic Notes: Telamoptilia hibiscivora Davis & Davis 2017, n. sp., Davis & Davis (2017), Jour. Lepid. Soc., 71(4): 261-273; Figs. 1, 3, 10-13, 14.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Davis, D.R. & M.M. Davis, 2017. First report of the genus Telamoptilia from the western hemisphere with descriptions of two new species (Gracillariidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society, 71(4): 261-273.
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