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59a1075 – 2074.1   Chionodes fumatella (Douglas, 1850)
Distribution Data for Chionodes fumatella
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Synonymy: • Gelechia fumatella Douglas, 1850
• Gelechia brunnea Teich, 1901
• Chionodes carpella Piskunov, 1971
• Gelechia celerella Stainton, 1851
• Gelechia nigricans Heinemann, 1870
• Gelechia oppletella Herrich-Schδffer, 1854
• Gelechia reuttiella Heinemann, 1870
• Gelechia syrticola Staudinger, 1871
Taxonomic Notes: Chionodes fumatella (Douglas, 1850) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico, discovered in NA by Pohl et al. (in prep.), in their work on the Lepidoptera of Canada and AK.
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Chionodes fumatella
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