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51a0210.1 – 3829   Platphalonidia campicolana (Walsingham, 1879)

DNA - Jim Moore
Distribution: Type locality: Mendocino Co, CA.
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Synonymy: Cochylis campicolana Walsingham, 1879
Taxonomic Notes: Platphalonidia campicolana (Walsingham, 1879) was formerly placed in the genus Platphalonia in Metzler and Albu (2013), revised status, Brown et al. (2019:S2).
This species was number 3765 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. L. Aarvik, M. Heikkila, R. Brown, M. Mutanen, 2019. A molecular phylogeny of Cochylina, with confirmation of its relationship to Euliina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Systematic Entomology, 45(1): 1-15; Appendix S2.
  • 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.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 20.13f; p. 157. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Platphalonidia campicolana
DNA - Jim Moore
Platphalonidia campicolana
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Platphalonidia campicolana
12mm – Jim Vargo
Platphalonidia campicolana
Mississippi Entomological Museum
Platphalonidia campicolana
15mm – U. S. National Museum
Platphalonidia campicolana
12mm – U. S. National Museum

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