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Tortricidae
620902.003137Pelochrista biquadrana (Walsingham, 1879)

Bob Martin
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Taxonomic Notes: Pelochrista biquadrana (Walsingham, 1879), formerly in the genus Eucosma, Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337, includes as synonyms 3159 Pelochrista tahoensis (Heinrich, 1923) and 3163 Pelochrista palousana (Kearfott, 1907), Jour. Lepid. Soc., 62(4): 229.
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Gilligan, T.M. & D.J. Wright, 2013. Revised world catalogue of Eucopina, Eucosma, Pelochrista, and Phaneta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Wright D.J. & T.M. Gilligan, 2017. Pelochrista Lederer of the Contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.5: 1-376, order.
  • Wright, D.J., 2008. Nearctic Eucosmini (Tortricidae) associated with Pelochrista occipitana (Zeller) and Eucosma biquadrana (Walsingham): two new synonymies and four new species. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 62(4): 216-231.
Pelochrista biquadrana
22mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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