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51a0532 – 2756   Apotomis frigidana (Packard, 1867)
Distribution Data for Apotomis frigidana
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Distribution: Canada: ON, MB, AB; USA: AK.
Type locality: Canada, Labrador.
Genitalia: See Adamski & Peters (1986), Heinrich (1926).
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Synonymy: Penthina frigidana Packard, 1867
Penthina moeschleri Kennel, 1900
  • Adamski, D. & T.M. Peters, 1986. Review of Nearctic Apotomis Hubner (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Olerthreutini). The Canadian Entomologist, 118(7): 649-689.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Heinrich, C., 1926. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamilies Laspeyresiinae and Olethreutinae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 132: 116; figs. 267, 376.
Apotomis frigidana
- 15mm – U. S. National Museum
Apotomis frigidana
- 16mm – U. S. National Museum

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