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16a0032 – 0095.4   Stigmella lapponica (Wocke, 1862)
Distribution Data for Stigmella lapponica
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Synonymy: Nepticula lapponica Wocke, 1862
Nepticula lapponicella Herrich-Schäffer, 1862
Nepticula lusatica Schütze, 1905
Nepticula vossensis Grønlien, 1928
Taxonomic Notes: Stigmella lapponica (Wocke, 1862) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico in Pohl et al. (2018) (Canada) and Van Nieukerken et al. (2016) (without details).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Pohl, G.R., J-F. Landry, B.C. Schmidt, J.D. Lafontaine, J.T. Troubridge, A.D. Macaulay, E. van Nieukerken, J.R. deWaard, J.J. Dombroskie, J. Klymko, V. Nazari, K. Stead, 2018. Annotated checklist of the moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Pensoft, 1-580; PDF, Hardback.
  • Van Nieukerken, E.J., C. Doorenweerd, R.J.B. Hoare, D.R. Davis, 2016. Revised classification and catalogue of global Nepticulidae and Opostegidae (Lepidoptera, Nepticuloidea). ZooKeys, 628: 65-246.
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