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51a1036.1 – 3105   Pelochrista excerptionana (Heinrich, 1923)
Distribution Data for Pelochrista excerptionana
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Distribution: NV, WA, ID
Type locality: Verdi, Washoe, Co. NV.
Field Marks:
Jour. Lepid. Soc., 73(2): 117; figs. 6a-b.
Genitalia: Jour. Lepid. Soc., 73(2): 118; figs. 14a-e.
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Synonymy: Eucosma excerptionana Heinrich, 1923
Taxonomic Notes: Pelochrista excerptionana (Heinrich, 1923) was formerly placed in the genus Eucosma and later designated as [Eucosmini-unplaced], Jour. Lepid. Soc., 73(2): 117.
  • Gilligan, T.M. & D.J. Wright, 2013. Revised world catalogue of Eucopina, Eucosma, Pelochrista, and Phaneta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
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