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51a1075 – 3180   Epiblema sosana (Kearfott, 1907)

© Greg Raterman
Distribution: Lectotype: Stockton, UT.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eucosma sosana Kearfott, 1907
Eucosma pelina Meyrick, 1912
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Meyrick, E., 1912. On some impossible specific names in Micro-Lepidoptera. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, 48: 32-36.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 15.46m; p. 135. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Wright, D.J. & T.M. Gilligan, 2023. Epiblema Hübner, Sonia Heinrich, Suleima Heinrich, and Notocelia Hübner of the Contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.6: 36; pl. D, 7a-f; pl. 3, 7a-f, order.
Epiblema sosana
CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
Epiblema sosana
18m – © U. S. National Museum
Epiblema sosana
17mm – © U. S. National Museum
Epiblema sosana
18m – © U. S. National Museum

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