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59a1212 – 1864.1   Gnorimoschema herbichii (Nowicki, 1864)
Distribution Data for Gnorimoschema herbichii
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Genitalia: See Nazari & Landry (2012).
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Synonymy: Gelechia herbichii Nowicki, 1864
Gnorimoschema herbichi Povolný, 1982
Lita parenthesella Toll, 1936
Lita pazsiczkyi Rebel, 1913
Lita pusilella Rebel, 1893
Phthorimaea tengstroemi Hackman, 1946
Gelechia tengstroemiella Joannis, 1910
Taxonomic Notes: Gnorimoschema herbichii (Nowicki, 1864), previously misspelled as herbichi, is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico, Stapfia, 55: 337.
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  • Lee, S., R.W. Hodges, & R.L. Brown, 2009. Checklist of Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) in America North of Mexico. Zootaxa, 2231: 1-39.
  • Nazari, V. & J.-F. Landry, 2012. Gnorimoschemini fauna of Alberta (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, 1-117 - archived.
  • Povolný, D., 1998. New taxa and faunistic records of the tribe Gnorimoschemini from the Nearctic Region (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae). Stapjia (Linz), 55: 327-347.
Gnorimoschema herbichii
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