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51a1216 – 3304   Epinotia solicitana (Walker, 1863)
             Birch Shoot Borer

© Stuart I. Tingley
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Grapholita solicitana Walker, 1863
Halonota packardiana Clemens, 1864
Paedisca tephrinana Zeller, 1876
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Zeller, P.C., 1875. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 207-360.
Epinotia solicitana
DNA - © Dick Wilson
Epinotia solicitana
© Bob Martin
Epinotia solicitana
© Jim Vargo
Epinotia solicitana
13mm – © U. S. National Museum
Epinotia solicitana
13mm – © U. S. National Museum

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