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51a1104.9 – 3200.2   Epiblema sticticana (Fabricius, 1794)
Distribution Data for Epiblema sticticana
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Distribution: Canada: NL.
Type locality: England.
Similar Species:
  • 3200.1 Epiblema arctica
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Pyralis sticticana Fabricius, 1794
Pyralis brunichana Fabricius, 1787
Eucosma farfarae Fletcher, 1938
Epiblema kemnerana Lewin, 1942
Epiblema melstediana Larsen, 1927
Epiblema quadratana Eversmann, 1844
Taxonomic Notes: Epiblema sticticana (Fabricius, 1794) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico in Gilligan et al. (2020), Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59. A single specimen from Canada was collected in Gros Morne National Park in Newfoundland in 2009.
  • 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, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
Epiblema sticticana
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