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59a1855 – 1456   Mompha terminella (Humphreys & Westwood, 1845)

© Charley Eiseman
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Synonymy: Glyphipteryx terminella Humphreys & Westwood, 1845
Psacaphora chrysargyrella Herrich-Schäffer, [1854]
Mompha engelella Busck, 1906
Elachista patriciella Stainton, 1849
  • 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)
  • Humphreys, H.N. & J.O. Westwood, 1845. British Moths and their Transformations, 2: 216; pl. 113, fig. 11.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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Mompha terminella
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Mompha terminella
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Mompha terminella
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Mompha terminella
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Mompha terminella

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