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51a0510.5 – 2729   Lobesia spiraeae (McDunnough, 1938)
Distribution Data for Lobesia spiraeae
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Distribution: USA: ME; Canada: NB, NL, QC,
Type locality: Canada. "Nova Scotia, Petite River".
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Synonymy: Polychrosis spiraeae McDunnough, 1938
Grapholitha bicinctana of authors not Duponchel, 1843
Taxonomic Notes: Lobesia spiraeae (McDunnough, 1938), described as a subspecies of [2729] Lobesia bicinctana (Duponchel, 1843), extralimital (Palearctic), is raised to full species in Gilligan et al. (2020), Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Gilligan, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Lobesia spiraeae
Stuart I. Tingley
Lobesia spiraeae
Stuart I. Tingley
Lobesia spiraeae
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