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620070.003570Eana osseana of authors, (not Scopoli, 1763)
Distribution Data for Eana osseana of authors,
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Distribution: Alaska to Newfoundland.
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Taxonomic Notes: Eana osseana of authors, not (Scopoli, 1763) is treated as three cryptic species (two Nearctic and one Holarctic) with "true" E. osseana listed as an extralimital (Palearctic) species in Gilligan et al. (2020), Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
It may be that one or more junior synonyms of osseana applies to one or more of cryptic species. 3571 E. o. niveosana (Packard, 1866), treated as the North American subspecies in Pohl et al. (2018), awaits revision.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Gilligan, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Pohl, G.R., J-F. Landry, B.C. Schmidt, J.D. Lafontaine, J.T. Troubridge, A.D. Macaulay, E. van Nieukerken, J.R. deWaard, J.J. Dombroskie, J. Klymko, V. Nazari, K. Stead, 2018. Annotated checklist of the moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Pensoft, 1-580; PDF, Hardback.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Eana osseana of authors,
Ian Kimber
Eana osseana of authors,
Jason Dombroskie
Eana osseana of authors,
19mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Eana osseana of authors,
21mm – U. S. National Museum
Eana osseana of authors,
22mm – U. S. National Museum
Eana osseana of authors,
22mm – U. S. National Museum

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