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51a0130.1 – 3754.3   Aethes atomosana (Busck, 1907)

David Reed
Field Marks:
See Royals et al. (2019), Mem. Lepid. Soc., (6): 231; figs. 12a-d
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Synonymy: Phalonia atomosana Busck, 1907
Taxonomic Notes: Aethes atomosana: This species was number 3810 in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist).
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  • Sabourin, M., W.E. Miller, E.H. Metzler, J.T. Vargo, 2002. Revised identities and new species of Aethes from Midwestern North America (Tortricidae). Journal of The Lepidopterists' Society, 56(4): 216-233.
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Aethes atomosana
David Reed
Aethes atomosana
J. Merrill Lynch
Aethes atomosana
Marcie O'Connor
Aethes atomosana
17mm – Jim Vargo
Aethes atomosana
- 20mm – Jim Vargo
Aethes atomosana
20mm – U. S. National Museum

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