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210003.000177Lampronia capitella (Clerck, 1759) – Currant Shoot Borer

Janis von Heyking
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Synonymy: Phalaena capitella Clerck, 1759
Tinea bifasciella Fabricius, 1787
Phalaena scribaiana Brahm, 1791
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