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33a0167 – 0600   Caloptilia cornusella (Ely, 1915)

© Tom Murray
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Synonymy: Gracilaria cornusella Ely, 1915
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Ely, C.R., 1915. New species of the genus Gracilaria and note on two species already described (Lepidoptera, Gracilariidae). Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 3(5-7): 53.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Caloptilia cornusella
© Steve Nanz
Caloptilia cornusella
© Jean-François Landry
Caloptilia cornusella
10mm - LG – © Jim Vargo
Caloptilia cornusella
9mm – © Jim Vargo
Caloptilia cornusella
LG – © McGuire Center Coll.

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