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43a0001 – 2507   Schreckensteinia erythriella (Clemens, 1860)

Robert L. Zimlich
Distribution: Type locality: not given.
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Similar Species:
  • Schreckensteinia felicella (Walsingham, 1880) is a western species.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Chrysocorys erythriella Clemens, 1860
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Clemens, B., 1860. Contributions to American lepidopterology. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 12: 171.
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  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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Schreckensteinia erythriella
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Schreckensteinia erythriella
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Schreckensteinia erythriella
Robert L. Zimlich
Schreckensteinia erythriella

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