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51a0199.1 – 3858   Mimcochylis fulvotinctana (Walsingham, 1884)

Charles W. Melton
Distribution: Type locality: AZ
Field Marks:
See Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2):195222
Genitalia: See Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2):195222
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Synonymy: Conchylis fulvotinctana Walsingham, 1884
Mimcochylis planola Razowski, 1985
Taxonomic Notes: Mimcochylis fulvotinctana (Walsingham, 1884), formerly unassigned to genus in Meltzer & Brown (2014), Jour. Lepid. Soc. 68(4): 278, is transferred to Mimcochylis in Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2): 195-222.
This species was number 3824 in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Brown, J.W., 2019. New genera, new species, and new combinations in new world Cochylina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae). Zootaxa, 4671(2): 195-222.
  • Kearfott, W.D., 1907. North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 33: 76.
  • 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.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Mimcochylis fulvotinctana
Charles W. Melton
Mimcochylis fulvotinctana
LG – John W. Brown

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