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21a0098 – 0260   Coptodisca powellella Opler, 1971

Peter Bryant
Distribution: Holotype: "California, Descanso Ranger Station, San Diego".
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Synonymy: Coptodisca powellella Opler, 1971
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Opler, P.A., 1971. Seven new lepidopterous leaf-miners associated with Quercus agrifolia (Heliozelidae, Gracilariidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 25(3): 194-211.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 1.23m; p. 39. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Coptodisca powellella
Peter Bryant
Coptodisca powellella
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