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51a0555 – 2786   Olethreutes punctanum (Walsingham, 1903)

- gen. - Tom Murray
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Exartema punctanum Walsingham, 1903
Exartema connanum Heinrich, 1923
Exartema connutana Heinrich, 1923
Exartema cornanum Heinrich, 1926
  • 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, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 62.41. (out of print)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Olethreutes punctanum
16mm – Jim Vargo
Olethreutes punctanum
17mm – U. S. National Museum

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