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36a0128 – 2425   Zelleria celastrusella Kearfott, 1903

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Synonymy: Zelleria celastrusella Kearfott, 1903
Xyrosaris celastrella Meyrick, 1914
Taxonomic Notes: Zelleria celastrusella: Formerly placed in the genus Kessleria, this species is returned to the genus Zelleria, World Catalogue of Insects. Vol. 12. p. 1-253.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Lewis, J.A. & J.-C. Sohn, 2015. Lepidoptera: Yponomeutoidea I (Argyresthiidae, Attevidae, Praydidae, Scythropiidae, and Yponomeutidae). World Catalogue of Insects, Vol. 12. p. 1-253.
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Zelleria celastrusella
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