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51a1075.3 – 3192   Epiblema carolinana (Walsingham, 1895)
             Gray-blotched Epiblema

© John Lee
Distribution: Holotype: North Carolina, Morrison,
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Paedisca carolinana Walsingham, 1895
  • 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. 123.185. (out of print)
  • 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: 39; pl. E, 10a-f; pl. 4, 10a-h, order.
Epiblema carolinana
22mm – © Jim Vargo
Epiblema carolinana
19mm – © U. S. National Museum
Epiblema carolinana
23mm – © U. S. National Museum
Epiblema carolinana
19mm – © U. S. National Museum

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