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330175.00 – 0650   Parectopa bumeliella Braun, 1939

Terry Harrison
Distribution: Type locality: Mamoth Cave, KY.
Larva and
Host Plants:
Miner of Bumelia lycioides.
Similar Species:
  • Lyonetia spp.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Parectopa bumeliella Braun, 1939
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Braun, A.F., 1939. Notes and new species: Gracilariidae [sic] (Microlepidoptera). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 32(2): 284.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Parectopa bumeliella
Terry Harrison

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