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59a1486 – 1128.3   Elachista cerasella Kaila, 1996
Distribution Data for Elachista cerasella
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Distribution: Holotype: "Nebraska: Cherry Co., Ft. Niobrara NWR".
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Synonymy: Elachista cerasella Kaila, 1996
Taxonomic Notes: Elachista cerasella Kaila, 1996, n. sp., Ent. Scand., 27: 235; figs. 19, 20, 51, 66, 85, 93.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Kaila, L., 1996. Revision of the Nearctic species of Elachista I. The tetragonella group (Lepidoptera: Elachistidae). Entomologica Scandinavica, 27: 217-238.
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♂ (genitalia)
Elachista cerasella
8mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Elachista cerasella
- Holotype - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum

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