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51a0633 – 2860.1   Hedya atropunctana (Zetterstedt, 1839)
Distribution Data for Hedya atropunctana
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Distribution: Canada: YT; USA: AK.
Type locality: Sweden, Lapponia.
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Synonymy: Penthina atropunctana Zetterstedt, 1840
Tortrix dimidiana Sodoffsky, 1830
Penthina ochromelana Guenée, 1845
Taxonomic Notes: Hedya atropunctana (Zetterstedt, 1840) is transferred from the genus Metendothenia in Alipanah & Baixeras (2011), Zootaxa, 2879: 33-44.
  • Alipanah, H. & J. Baixeras, 2011. A new species of Hedya Hübner from Iran with proposed rearrangement of some species currently assigned to Metendothenia Diakonoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Zootaxa, 2879: 33-44.
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  • Zetterstedt, J.W., 1840 [1839]. Ordo VI. Lepidoptera. Insecta Lapponica, (4): 977.
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