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59a0787.6 – 1874.1   Arcutelphusa talladega Lee, 2008

- gen. - Alexandre Anctil
Distribution: Canada: QC; USA: MS, AL.
Holotype: Alabama, Clay Co., Talladega Natl. Forest.
Similar Species:
  • Pseudotelphusa fuscopunctella has forewing median fascia and postmedian fascia distinctly separated, not confluent as in talladega.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Arcutelphusa talladega Lee, 2008
Taxonomic Notes: Arcutelphusa talladega Lee & Brown, 2008, n. sp., Zootaxa 1818: 1-55 (AL, MS).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AAI3230 (possiby talladega) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification.
  • Lee, S. & R.L. Brown, 2008. Revision of Holarctic Teleiodini (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Zootaxa, 1818: 1-55.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Arcutelphusa talladega
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Arcutelphusa talladega
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