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59a0650 – 1736   Aristotelia elegantella (Chambers, 1874)
             Elegant Aristotelia

Mark Dreiling - DNA
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia elegantella Chambers, 1874
Gelechia superbella Chambers, 1875
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Forbes, W.T.M., 1923. The Lepidoptera of New York and Neighboring States. Cornell University, Agricultural Experiment Station. Memoir, 68: 296.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 7.39f; p. 86. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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