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51a1086.3 – 3195   Epiblema radicana (Walsingham, 1879)

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Distribution: Lectotype: (designated by Obraztsov (1965)) Oregon, Jackson County, “to Rogue River,”.
Lectotype: (designated by Heinrich (1923)) California, Placer County, Cisco.
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Synonymy: Paedisca radicana Walsingham, 1879
Epiblema gratuitana Heinrich, 1923
Eucosma serangias Meyrick, 1912
Eucosma vomonana Kearfott, 1907
  • 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.
  • 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: 51; pl. J, 22a-f; pl. 10, 22a-d, order.
Epiblema radicana
- © Glenn Fine
Epiblema radicana
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