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59a0410 – 1524   Triclonella pergandeella Busck, 1900 [1901]

Mark Dreiling
Distribution: Type locality: Washington DC.
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Synonymy: Triclonella pergandeella Busck, [1901] 1900
  • 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., 1900. New American Tineina. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 8(4): 237.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Hodges, R. W., 1978. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.1, p. 54; pl. 4.7. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tyler, R., 2020. Notes on life history and food plants of Triclonella Pergandeella Busck. Southern Lepidopterists' News, 42(4): 313-318.
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Lectotype ♂ (genitalia)
Triclonella pergandeella
Renn Tumlinson
Triclonella pergandeella
14mm – Jim Vargo
Triclonella pergandeella
LG(cc) Miss. Ent. Mus.
Triclonella pergandeella
Karen Chiasson LG
on Desmodium

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