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621226.003314Epinotia miscana (Kearfott, 1907)

Glenn Fine
Field Marks:
See Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 33(1): 91 and See U.S.N.M. bul., 123: 213
Genitalia: See U.S.N.M. bul., 123: pl. 55, fig. 387.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eulia miscana Kearfott, 1907
Eucosma semalea Meyrick, 1912
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Brown, R., 1980. A New Species Of Epinotia Hubner (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 82(3): 504-509.
  • 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: 214.
  • Kearfott, W.D., 1907. New North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 33(1): 1-98.
  • Meyrick, E., 1912. On some impossible specific names in Micro-Lepidoptera. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, 48: 32-36.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 16.36f; p. 139. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Epinotia miscana
Glenn Fine
Epinotia miscana
Glenn Fine
Epinotia miscana
Glenn Fine
Epinotia miscana
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Epinotia miscana
13mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Epinotia miscana
- 17mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Epinotia miscana
- 16mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Epinotia miscana
17mm – U. S. National Museum

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