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59a0509 – 2265.1   Helcystogramma convolvuli (Walsingham, 1908)
             Sweetpotato Webworm
Distribution Data for Helcystogramma convolvuli
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Synonymy: Trichotaphe convolvuli Walsingham, 1908
Brachmia crypsilychna Meyrick, 1914
Brachmia dryadopa Meyrick, 1918
Lecithocera effera Meyrick, 1918
Lecithocera emigrans Meyrick, 1921
Taxonomic Notes: Helcystogramma convolvuli (Walsingham, 1908) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico.
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  • Hodges, R. W., 1986. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.1, p. 133; pl. 4.16-17. order or free PDF
Helcystogramma convolvuli
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