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51a1086.1 – 3188   Epiblema discretivana (Heinrich, 1921)

© Carol Wolf
Distribution: Type locality: Sheldon, Harris Co., TX.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eucosma discretivana Heinrich, 1921
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Heinrich, C., 1921. Some Lepidoptera likely to be confused with the Pink Bollworm. Journal of Agricultural Research, 20(11): 823, pl. 99, fig. B (gen. - ).
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Wright, D.J. & T.M. Gilligan, 2023. Epiblema Hübner, Sonia Heinrich, Suleima Heinrich, and Notocelia Hübner of the Contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.6: 49; pl. I, 20a-c; pl. 9, 20a-e, order.
Epiblema discretivana
© Aaron Hunt
Epiblema discretivana
© Aaron Hunt
Epiblema discretivana
13mm – © Jim Vargo
Epiblema discretivana
16mm – © U. S. National Museum

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