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16a0039 – 0084   Stigmella populetorum (Frey & Boll, 1878)

DNA - Charley Eiseman
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Synonymy: Nepticula populetorum Frey & Boll, 1878
Stigmella aromella Wilkinson & Scoble, 1979
Taxonomic Notes: Stigmella populetorum (Frey & Boll, 1878) includes as a synonym Stigmella aromella Wilkinson & Scoble, 1979 (van Nieukerken & Eiseman in Pohl & Nanz (eds.) 2023).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Pohl, G. R. and S. R. Nanz (eds.), 2023. Annotated Taxonomic Checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico. Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Bakersfield, California, xiv + 580 pp. (order).
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Stigmella populetorum
- holotype (aromella) - LG – J. Gill (CNC)
Stigmella populetorum
6mm – Jim Vargo
Stigmella populetorum
4mm - LG - – Jim Vargo
Stigmella populetorum
4mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Stigmella populetorum
LG(cc) McGuire Center Coll.

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