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51a0691 – 3399.2   Eucosmomorpha nearctica Miller, 2001

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Distribution: Type locality: USA, "Mississippi, Franklin Co., tributary of McGehee Creek, TN, R4E, Sec. 26 SW".
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Synonymy: Eucosmomorpha nearctica Miller, 2001
Tortrix albersana of authors not Hübner, [1813]
Taxonomic Notes: Eucosmomorpha nearctica Miller, 2001 n. sp., includes as a synonym 3399.1 Eucosmomorpha albersana of authors; (not Hübner, [1813]), J. Lepid. Soc. 55: 83.
This synonymy was overlooked in Pohl et al. (2016) which listed E. albersana as introduced.
  • 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.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 166.272. (out of print)
  • Miller, W.E., 2001. A new species of Eucosmomorpha from North America (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 55(3): 81-84.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Eucosmomorpha nearctica
© Rose Payne
Eucosmomorpha nearctica
© Rose Payne
Eucosmomorpha nearctica
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