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51a0771 – 2984   Eucosma artemisiana (Walsingham, 1879)

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Field Marks:
See MONA, Fascicle 9.4:40; pl. H, fig. 34.
Genitalia: See MONA, Fascicle 9.4:40; pl. 13, figs. 34a-e.
Similar Species:
  • 2985 Eucosma infimbriana lacks reddish-brown diffusion in the fringe, MONA, Fascicle 9.4:41.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Semasia artemisiana Walsingham, 1879
Taxonomic Notes: Eucosma artemisiana: Formerly placed in the genus Phaneta, Gilligan et al. (2013), Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
  • 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. & D.J. Wright, 2013. Revised world catalogue of Eucopina, Eucosma, Pelochrista, and Phaneta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 15.4m; p. 133. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Wright, D.J. & T.M. Gilligan, 2015. Eucosma Hübner of the contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.4: 1-256, order.
Eucosma artemisiana
CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
Eucosma artemisiana
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Eucosma artemisiana
20mm - LG – © Jim Vargo

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