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36a0172 – 2357   Eidophasia albidorsella (Walsingham, 1881)
Distribution Data for Eidophasia albidorsella
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Distribution: Type locality: Lake Co., CA.
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Synonymy: Plutella albidorsella Walsingham, 1881
Taxonomic Notes: Eidophasia albidorsella (Walsingham, 1881) is placed in the genus Plutella by some authors. Placement in the genus Eidophasia folllows Søli et al. (2018).
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  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 11.12m; p. 107. Book Review and ordering
  • Søli, G., L. Aarvik, T. Magnussen , 2018. Plutella polaris Zeller, 1880 (Lepidoptera, Plutellidae) rediscovered at Svalbard, Norway, with comments on its taxonomic position. Nota Lepidopterologica, 41(1): 119-127.
  • Walsingham, T. de G., 1881. On some North American Tineidae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1881: 305.
Eidophasia albidorsella
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