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621192.003280Epinotia trigonella (Linnaeus, 1758) – Birch Epinotia

© Deb Lievens
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Synonymy: • Tinea trigonella Linnaeus, 1758
• Phalaena bimaculana Donovan, [1808]
• Grapholitha biscutana Wocke, 1862
• Paedisca dissimilana Treitschke, 1835
• Teras indecorana Zetterstedt, 1839
• Epinotia jasperana Brown, 1980
• Eucosma petalonota Meyrick, 1937
• Phalaena similana Hόbner, 1793
• Pyralis stroemiana Fabricius, 1781
Taxonomic Notes: Epinotia trigonella (Linnaeus, 1758) replaces 3280 Epinotia stroemiana (Fabricius, 1781) and includes as a synonym 3147 Epinotia petalonota (Meyrick, 1937).
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Epinotia trigonella
© D. Lynn Scott
Epinotia trigonella
16mm – © Jim Vargo

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