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51a0850.1 – 2961.1   Eucosma gypsumana Metzler & Porter, 2018
Distribution Data for Eucosma gypsumana
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Distribution: Type locality: New Mexico
Genitalia: Jour. Lepid. Soc., 772(4): 314-319; figs. 3, 4.
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Synonymy: Eucosma gypsumana Metzler & Porter, 2018
Taxonomic Notes: Eucosma gypsumana Metzler and Porter, 2018, n. sp., is described from New Mexico, Jour. Lepid. Soc., 72(4): 315.
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  • Metzler, E.H. & S.B. Porter, 2018. The Lepidoptera in White Sands National Monument, Otero County, New Mexico, USA 13. The Description of another White Species (Tortricidae: Olethreutinae: Eucosmini: Eucosma Hübner). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 72(4): 314-319.
  • Wright, D.J. & T.M. Gilligan, 2015. Eucosma Hübner of the contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.4: 1-256, order.
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