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51a0108.1 – 3814   Phtheochroa cartwrightana (Kearfott, 1907)

- M. J. Hatfield
Distribution: Type locality (cartwrightana): Cartwright, MB.
Type locality (pecosana): "South-west Colorado"; Beulah, NM; Pecos, NM.
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Synonymy: Hysterosia cartwrightana Kearfott, 1907
Hysterosia pecosana Kearfott, 1907
Taxonomic Notes: Phtheochroa cartwrightana (Kearfott, 1907) was number 3798 in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist) and includes as a synonym 3820 Phtheochroa pecosana Kearfott, 1907, Jour. Lepid. Soc. 68(4): 282.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Kearfott, W.D., 1907. New Microlepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 39: 123 (cartwrightana).
  • Kearfott, W.D., 1907. New Microlepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 39: 124 (pecosana).
  • Metzler, E.H. & J.W. Brown, 2014. An updated check list of the Cochylina (Tortricidae, Tortricinae, Euliini) of North America north of Mexico including Greenland, with comments on classification and identification. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 68(4): 274-282.
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