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36a0119 – 2414.5   Paraswammerdamia albicapitella (Scharfenberg, 1805)
Distribution Data for Paraswammerdamia albicapitella
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Synonymy: Phalaena albicapitella Scharfenberg, 1805
Tinea caesiella Hübner, [1813] 1816
Tinea spiniella Hübner, 1809
Taxonomic Notes: Paraswammerdamia albicapitella (Scharfenberg, 1805) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico. Introduced from Europe. Zootaxa, 3749(1): 20.
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  • Landry, J.-F., V. Nazari, J.R. Dewaard, M. Mutanen, C. Lopez-Vaamonde, P. Huemer, P.D.N. Hebert, 2013. Shared but overlooked: 30 species of Holarctic Microlepidoptera revealed by DNA barcodes and morphology. Zootaxa, 3749(1): 1-93.
Paraswammerdamia albicapitella
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