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59a1423 – 1100   Elachista irrorata Braun, 1920
Distribution Data for Elachista irrorata
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Distribution: Type locality: Hazelwood, OH.
Larva and
Host Plants:
Miner of Glyceria striata.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Elachista irrorata Braun, 1920
Elachista philopatris Meyrick, 1932
  • 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: BOLD:AAI6199
  • Braun, A.F., 1920. Notes on Elachista with descriptions of new species (Microlepidoptera.). Ohio Journal of Science, 20: 171.
  • Braun, A.F., 1948. Elachistidae of North America (Microlepidoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, 13: 55; figs. 19, 37, 37a, 77, 77a, 117, 117a.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Elachista irrorata
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Elachista irrorata
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