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51a0373.1 – 3750   Amorbia synneurana Barnes & Busck, 1920

Sue Carnahan
Distribution: Type locality: USA. "Arizona, Redington".
Similar Species:
  • Amorbia cuneanum is not found in AZ>.
  • Amorbia emigratella
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Amorbia synneurana Barnes & Busck, 1920
Taxonomic Notes: Amorbia synneurana was synonymized with Amorbia cuneana in Phillips-Rodriguez & Powell (2007) and restored to full species, MONA Fascicle 8.1.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Barnes W. & A. Busck, 1920. Notes and new species. Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America, 4(3): 211.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 19.23, 19.28m; p. 153. Book Review and ordering
  • Powell, J.A. & J.W. Brown, 2012. Tortricoidea Tortricidae (Part) Sparganothini and Atteriini. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 8.1: p. 31; pl. A.11-15. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Amorbia synneurana
Randy Hardy
Amorbia synneurana
Sue Carnahan
Amorbia synneurana
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Amorbia synneurana
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Amorbia synneurana
20mm – U. S. National Museum
Amorbia synneurana
25mm – U. S. National Museum

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