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4213631098.1Elachista subalbidella Schläger, 1847
  • Elachista subalbidella Schlager, 1847 includes as a synonym Elachista hiberna Braun, 1948 [1098] in Kaila, (1997). DNA barcode would appear to separate the New and Old World populations in two distinct groups, represented by BINs: BOLD:ABX6265 and AAC7905, BOLD:suggesting speciation.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: AAC7905 (Europe)
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: ABX6265 (North America)
  • Braun, A.F., 1948. Elachistidae of North America (Microlepidoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, 13: 52; figs. 14, 22, 22a, 25, 34, 73, 74. (hiberna)
  • Kaila, L., 1997. A revision of the nearctic species of Elachista s.l. II. The argentella group (Lepidoptera: Elachistidae). Acta Zoologica Fennica, 206: 1-93.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

Elachista subalbidella
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Elachista subalbidella
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