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621117.003218.1Sonia paraplesiana Blanchard, 1979 – Hebrew Sonia

Ken Childs - genitalia
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Synonymy: Sonia paraplesiana Blanchard & Knudson, [1980]
Taxonomic Notes: Sonia paraplesiana Blanchard, 1979 n. sp., J. Lepid. Soc. 33: 184.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Blanchard, A., 1979. New status for Epiblema minutiana (Kearfott) and new species of Epiblema Hubner and Sonia Heinrich (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 33(3): 179-188.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 131.201. (out of print)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Sonia paraplesiana
Jim Vargo
Sonia paraplesiana
14mm – Jim Vargo

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