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51a0604 – 2838.1   Olethreutes ferrolineana (Walker, 1863)

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Synonymy: Carpocapsa ferrolineana Walker, 1863
Sericoris argyroelana Zeller, 1876
Taxonomic Notes: Olethreutes ferrolineana (Walker, 1863) is elevated from synonymy of 2838 Olethreutes coruscana.
  • 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. 76.78. (out of print)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • 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 ferrolineana
© Carol Wolf
Olethreutes ferrolineana
© Robin McLeod
Olethreutes ferrolineana
© Larry McDaniel
Olethreutes ferrolineana
© Bo Zaremba
Olethreutes ferrolineana
16mm – © Jim Vargo

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