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51a0626.4 – 2853   Phiaris inquietana (Walker, 1863)
Distribution Data for Phiaris inquietana
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Synonymy: • Paedisca inquietana Walker, 1863
• Penthina hepialana Kennel, 1900
• Cnephasia hoyoshi Rebel, 1911
• Olethreutes retortimacula Filipjev, 1929
Taxonomic Notes: Phiaris inquietana (Walker, 1863), current placement following Aarvik (2017), was formerly in the genus Olethreutes.
  • Aarvik, L., 2017. Fauna Europaea: Tortricidae. In: Fauna Europaea: Lepidoptera, Moths. Fauna Europaea Version 2017.06. Karsholt, O. & van Nieukerken, E. J., editors. Museum für Naturkunde: Berlin, Germany. website [accessed on 5 January 2023]
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Phiaris inquietana
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