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420260.000956Psilocorsis cryptolechiella (Chambers, 1872) – Black-fringed Leaftier

Mark Dreiling
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Depressaria cryptolechiella Chambers, 1872
Cryptolechia cressonella Chambers, 1878
Cryptolechia dubiatella Zeller, 1877
Hagno faginella Chambers, 1872
Cryptolechia obsoletella Zeller, 1873
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Hodges, R. W., 1974. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.2, p. 91; pl. 5.38-39. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Psilocorsis cryptolechiella
Bob Patterson
Psilocorsis cryptolechiella
Tom Murray
Psilocorsis cryptolechiella
Carol Wolf
Psilocorsis cryptolechiella
16mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Psilocorsis cryptolechiella
Canadian National Collection LG

Psilocorsis cryptolechiella
George Smiley LG
on Quercus lyrata
Psilocorsis cryptolechiella
George Smiley LG
on Quercus lyrata

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