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36a0153 – 2380   Ypsolopha falciferella (Walsingham, 1881)

Marius V. Aurelian
Distribution: Type locality: Mount Shasta, CA; Camp Watson, Northern OR.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Cerostoma falciferella Walsingham, 1881
Cerostoma ordinalis Meyrick, 1914
  • 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. 11.3f; p. 107. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Walsingham, T. de G., 1881. On some North American Tineidae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1881: 307.
Ypsolopha falciferella
John Davis
Ypsolopha falciferella
Anthony W. Thomas
Ypsolopha falciferella
John Davis
Ypsolopha falciferella
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Ypsolopha falciferella
21mm – Jim Vargo
Ypsolopha falciferella
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