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21a0112 – 0224   Adela flammeusella Chambers, 1876

Hartmut Wisch
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Synonymy: Adela flammeusella Chambers, 1876
Adela flamensella Chambers, 1878
Adela flammensella Kearfott, 1903
Adela lactimaculella Walsingham, 1880
  • 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., & M.J. Medeiros, 2023. A revision of the family Adelidae of the Western Hemisphere (Lepidoptera: Adeloidea). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 656: 1-215.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 2.11m; p. 40. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Adela flammeusella
John Davis
Adela flammeusella
Hartmut Wisch
Adela flammeusella
12mm – Chris Grinter
Adela flammeusella
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