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51a1086.2 – 3189   Epiblema obfuscana (Dyar, 1903)

© David Reed
Distribution: Holotype: USA, r.f. Solidago.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eucosma obfuscana Dyar, 1903
Paedisca obfuscata Riley, 1888
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 124.186. (out of print)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • 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: 50; pl. I, 21a-e; pl. 9, 21a-d, order.
Epiblema obfuscana
© Bob Patterson
Epiblema obfuscana
© David Reed
Epiblema obfuscana
© Greg Raterman
Epiblema obfuscana
© Ken Childs
Epiblema obfuscana
© Tom Murray
Epiblema obfuscana
15mm – © Jim Vargo
Epiblema obfuscana
21mm – © U. S. National Museum
Epiblema obfuscana
19mm – © U. S. National Museum
Epiblema obfuscana
17mm – © U. S. National Museum

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