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51a0201.1 – 3774   Neocochylis dubitana (Hübner, 1799)

© Greg Raterman
Distribution: USA: ME, CO, WA; Canada: NL, NS, QC, BC.
Type locality: Europe.
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Synonymy: Tortrix dubitana Hübner, 1799
Tortrix ambiguana Frölich, 1828
Lobesia baseirufana Bruand, 1850
Cochylis islandicana Bjornsson, 1968
Taxonomic Notes: Neocochylis dubitana (Hübner, 1799) is transferred from the genus Cochylis to Neocochylis, formerly a synonym of Cochylis, rev. stat., in Brown et al. (2020), Syst. Entomol., 45: 170.
The number 3774 was occupied by Henricus contrastana (Kearfott, 1907), now a synonym of Henricus edwardsiana (Walsingham, 1884), in the 1983 list.
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  • Brown, J.W., L. Aarvik, M. Heikkila, R.L. Brown, M. Mutanen, 2020. Molecular phylogeny of Cochylina, with confirmation of its relationship to Euliina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Systematic? ?Entomology, 45: 160-174.
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Neocochylis dubitana
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Neocochylis dubitana
© Greg Raterman
Neocochylis dubitana
11mm – © Jim Vargo
Neocochylis dubitana
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