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80a0408 – 5892   Ufa lithosella (Ragonot, 1887)

Roy Morris
Genitalia: See Heinrich (1956).
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Synonymy: Selagia lithosella Ragonot, 1887
Honora luteella Hulst, [1901] 1900
Ancylostomia roseitinctella Dyar, 1912
Taxonomic Notes: Ufa lithosella (Ragonot, 1887) includes as a synonym 5893 Ufa roseitinctella (Dyar, 1912), MONA Fascicle 15.5: 231.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Heinrich, C., 1956. American moths of the subfamily Phycitinae. Bulletin United States National Museum, 207: 170.
  • Hulst, G.D., 1900. New species of Lepidoptera. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 8(4): 223.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 2003. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 231; pl. 7.28-30. order or free PDF
  • Ragonot, E.L., 1887. Diagnoses of North American Phycitidae and Galleriidae. Published by the author, Paris, 1-20 - PDF.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Ufa lithosella
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