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51a0972.1 – 3162   Pelochrista corosana (Walsingham, 1884)

Charles Melton
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Synonymy: Paedisca corosana Walsingham, 1884
Eucosma nuntia Heinrich, 1929
Taxonomic Notes: Pelochrista corosana (Walsingham, 1884) includes as a synonym Pelochrista nuntia (Heinrich, 1929) in Wright & Gilligan (2017), MONA Fascicle 9.5: 110.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 118.171. (out of print)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Wright, D.J. & T.M. Gilligan, 2017. Pelochrista Lederer of the Contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.5: 1-376, order.
Pelochrista corosana
Mark Dreiling
Pelochrista corosana
Bob Martin
Pelochrista corosana
17mm – Jim Vargo
Pelochrista corosana
15mm – Jim Vargo
Pelochrista corosana
20mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum

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