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51a0559 – 2791   Olethreutes exoletum (Zeller, 1876)
             Wretched Olethreutes

© Nolie Schneider
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Exartema exoletum Zeller, 1876
  • 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. 64.46. (out of print)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Zeller, P.C., 1875. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 207-360.
Olethreutes exoletum
© Nolie Schneider
Olethreutes exoletum
© Greg Raterman
Olethreutes exoletum
© Ilona Loser
Olethreutes exoletum
15mm – © Jim Vargo
Olethreutes exoletum
17mm – © U. S. National Museum

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