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59a1057 – 2069   Chionodes continuella (Zeller, 1839)
Distribution Data for Chionodes continuella
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Synonymy: Gelechia continuella Zeller, 1839
Gelechia albomaculella Chambers, 1875
Gelechia brumella Clemens, 1864
Gelechia trimaculella Packard, 1867
Taxonomic Notes: Chionodes continuella (Zeller, 1839) includes as a synonym 1935 Chionodes brumella (Clemens, 1864), Zootaxa. 2231: 16.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Hodges, R. W., 1999. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.6, p. 216; pl. 3.52-53, 4.88. order or free PDF
  • Lee, S., R.W. Hodges, & R.L. Brown, 2009. Checklist of Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) in America North of Mexico. Zootaxa, 2231: 1-39.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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