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Gelechiidae
420769.101858.3Telphusa melanoleuca Walsingham, 1911

Charles W. Melton
Distribution: USA: Arizona
Type locality: Mexico, Guerrero, Amula, 6000ft
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Taxonomic Notes: Telphusa melanoleuca Walsingham, 1911 is tentatively recognized within the North American fauna, specimen collected by C. Melton in 2021 from AZ, det. M. Metz and T. Harrison.
References
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Walsingham, L.T.d.G., 1909-1915. Tineina, Pterophorina, Orneodina, Pyralidina and Hepialina (part). Biologia Centrali-Americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Heterocera, 4: 56.
Telphusa melanoleuca
LG – Charles W. Melton

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