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36a0141 – 2352   Euceratia securella Walsingham, 1881

John Davis
Distribution: Type locality: Sonoma, Co., CA
Field Marks:
See Sohn & Powell, 2015: 137; figs. 11-14, 17, 20.
Genitalia: See Sohn & Powell, 2015: 137; figs. 11-14, 17, 20.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Euceratia securella Walsingham, 1881
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 11.15f; p. 108. Book Review and ordering
  • Sohn, J.-C. & J.A. Powell, 2015. Review of Euceratia Walsingham (Lepidoptera, Ypsolophidae) with description of a new species. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 69(2): 131-139.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Walsingham, T. de G., 1881. On some North American Tineidae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1881: 311.
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