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51a0595 – 2827   Olethreutes ferriferana (Walker, 1863)
             Hydrangea Leaftier

© Nolie Schneider
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Synonymy: Sciaphila ferriferana Walker, 1863
Sericoris gratiosana Clemens, 1865
Grapholitha usticana Zeller, 1876
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 74.73. (out of print)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Zeller. P.C., 1875. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 207-360.
Olethreutes ferriferana
© Dave Beadle
Olethreutes ferriferana
© Jo McGavin
Olethreutes ferriferana
© Nolie Schneider
Olethreutes ferriferana
© Tom Murray
Olethreutes ferriferana
© Carol Wolf
Olethreutes ferriferana
16mm – © Jim Vargo
Olethreutes ferriferana
18mm – © U. S. National Museum
Olethreutes ferriferana
© Canadian National Collection LG

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