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59a0629 – 1715   Monochroa placidella (Zeller, 1874)

Jim Moore - [T]
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia placidella Zeller, 1874
Aristotelia natalella Busck, 1904
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 7.34f; p. 86. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Monochroa placidella
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Monochroa placidella
14mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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