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59a0222 – 1009   Pseuderotis obiterella (Busck, 1908)

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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Durrantia obiterella Busck, 1908
•Ethmia chambersella Dyar, 1903, preocc.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Busck, A., 1909. A generic revision of American moths of the family Oecophoridae, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 35: 207.
  • Dyar, H.G., 1902. A review of the genus Ethmia with descriptions of new species. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 10: 208.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1974. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.2, p. 96; pl. 6.42-43. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♀
Pseuderotis obiterella
20mm – © Mississippi Entomological Museum
Pseuderotis obiterella
LG(cc) Miss. Ent. Mus.
Pseuderotis obiterella
- Holotype - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum

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