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59a1352.55 – 1398   Homaledra octagonella (Walsingham, 1882)
             Octagonal Casemaker

Robert Zimlich
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Synonymy: Coleophora octagonella Walsingham, 1882
Taxonomic Notes: Homaledra octagonella: Formerly in the genus Coleophora, World Catalog of Insects. 8: 1-215.
  • Baldizzone, G., H. van der Wolf, J.-F. Landry, 2006. Coleophoridae, Coleophorinae (Lepidoptera). World Catalogue of Insects, 8: 1-215.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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