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51a0626.6 – 2840   Phiaris nordeggana (McDunnough, 1922)
Distribution Data for Phiaris nordeggana
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Distribution: Holotype: Noregg, AB.
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Synonymy: Argyroploce nordeggana McDunnough, 1922
Olethreutes kennethana McDunnough, 1941
Tortrix obsoletana of authors not Zetterstedt, 1840
Taxonomic Notes: Phiaris nordeggana (McDunnough, 1922) was formerly placed in the genus Olethreutes; the current generic treatment follows Razowski (2003).
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  • McDunnough, J.H., 1922. Undescribed Lepidoptera in the Canadian National Collection. The Canadian Entomologist, 54(2): 46.
  • Razowski, J., 2003. Olethreutinae. Tortricidae of Europe, 2: 1-301 (out of print).
Phiaris nordeggana
Jason Dombroskie
Phiaris nordeggana
18mm – U. S. National Museum

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