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59a0683 – 1922.2   Bryotropha galbanella (Zeller, 1839)

Janis von Heyking
Distribution: Eurasian species found in Alaska, Yukon, Rutten & Karsholt (2004).
Field Marks:
See Rutten & Karsholt (2004).
Genitalia: See Rutten & Karsholt (2004).
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia galbanella Zeller, 1839
Gelechia angustella Heinemann, 1870
Bryotropha fusconigratella Palm, 1947
Gelechia griseella Caradja, 1920
Bryotropha haareki Strand, 1920
Gelechia ilmatariella Hoffmann, 1893
Taxonomic Notes: Bryotropha galbanella (Zeller, 1839) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico, Zootaxa, 740: 9.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Rutten, T. & O. Karsholt, 2004. Review of the Nearctic species of Bryotropha Heinemann (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Zootaxa, 740: 1-42.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

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