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Tortricidae
620970.003054.1Pelochrista kandana – (Kearfott, 1907)
Distribution Data for Pelochrista kandana
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Taxonomic Notes: Pelochrista kandana (Kearfott, 1907) is elevated from synonymy of 3054 Eucosma perdricana in Wright (2007) and transferred to the genus Pelochrista in Gilligan, T.M. & D.J. Wright, 2013.
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: some specimens may not be sequenced and DNA barcode does not ensure correct 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.
  • 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., 2007. Notes on nearctic Eucosma Hubner: A new species, a resurrected species, and three new synonymies (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 61(1): 38-49.
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