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51a1225 – 3313   Epinotia terracoctana (Walsingham, 1879)

Joseph V. Higbee [T]
Field Marks:
See U.S.N.M. bul., 123: 213.
Genitalia: See U.S.N.M. bul., 123: pl. 55, fig. 385.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Paedisca terracoctana Walsingham, 1879
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Heinrich, C., 1923. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 123: 213.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 16.37f; p. 139. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Epinotia terracoctana
Joseph V. Higbee [T]
Epinotia terracoctana
E. LaGasa & WSDA
Epinotia terracoctana
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Epinotia terracoctana
17mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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