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300121 – 0275   Nemapogon variatella (Clemens, 1859)

Janis von Heyking
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Synonymy: Tinea variatella Clemens, 1859
Tinea apicisignatella Dietz, 1905
Tinea fulvisuffusella Dietz, 1905
Tinea infimella Corbet, 1943
Tinea personella Pierce & Metcalfe, 1934
Tinea secalella Zacher, 1938
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Clemens, B., 1859. Contribution to American Lepidopterology. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 11: 257.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Nemapogon variatella
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