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59a0808 – 1854   Athrips rancidella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)
             Cotoneaster Webworm
Distribution Data for Athrips rancidella
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Synonymy: Gelechia rancidella Herrich-Schäffer, 1854
Epithectis cerasivorella Kuznetzov, 1960
Cremona cotoneastri Busck, 1934
Athrips haifella Amsel, 1935
Gelechia superfetella Peyerimhoff, 1877
Gelechia triatomaea Mühlig, 1864
Gelechia vepretella Zeller, 1871
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 7.52m; p. 88. Book Review and ordering
Athrips rancidella
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Athrips rancidella
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