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Tortricidae
621045.003042Pelochrista vagana – (McDunnough, 1925)

Mark Dreiling - DNA
Genitalia: See Can. Entomol. 57(1): 19; pl. 2; fig. 2.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: Select/reselect View by Region on the related species page.)
Taxonomic Notes: Formerly placed in the genus Eucosma, Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
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.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 105.141. (out of print)
  • McDunnough, J., 1925. New Canadian Lepidoptera with notes. The Canadian Entomologist, 57(1): 19.
  • 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.
Pelochrista vagana
15mm – Jim Vargo
Pelochrista vagana
15mm – Jim Vargo
Pelochrista vagana
16mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum

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