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300221.5 – 0323   Tenaga nigripunctella (Haworth, 1828)
Distribution Data for Tenaga nigripunctella
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Synonymy: Tinea nigripunctella Haworth, 1828
Macraeola linobola Meyrick, 1893
Tinea moeniella Rössler, 1877
Tenaga pomiliella Clemens, 1862
Tinea sesquitertia Meyrick, 1909
Taxonomic Notes: Tenaga nigripunctella (Haworth, 1828) includes as a synonym [0323] Tenaga pomiliella Clemens, 1862 in Robinson & Nielsen (1993).
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  • Clemens, B., 1862. New American Micro-Lepidoptera. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia, 1(5): 136.
  • Haworth, A.H., 1803-1828. Lepidoptera Britannica, 1-4: 564.
  • Robinson, G.S. & E.S. Nielsen, 1993. Tineid Genera of Australia (Lepidoptera). website
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