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59a0339 – 1633   Sorhagenia nimbosus (Braun, 1915)
             Midrib Gall Moth

Charley Eiseman
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Cystioecetes nimbosus Braun, 1915
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Braun, A.F., 1915. New genera and species of Tineina. The Canadian Entomologist, 47: 195.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1978. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.1, p. 132; pl. 5.40. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 7.17m; p. 84. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Sorhagenia nimbosus
Lynette Schimming
Sorhagenia nimbosus
Eric LaGasa & WSDA
Sorhagenia nimbosus
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