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51a0642 – 3355   Ancylis subaequana (Zeller, 1876)

© Lou Prosperi
Distribution: Type locality: USA, Maine/Massachusetts.
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Synonymy: Phoxopteryx subaequana Zeller, 1876
Anchylopera fergusoni McDunnough, 1958
Phoxopteryx kincaidiana Fernald, 1900
Taxonomic Notes: Ancylis subaequana (Zeller, 1876) includes as a subspecies the former 3355.1 Ancylis fergusoni (McDunnough, 1958).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Brown, J.W., 2005. Tortricidae (Lepidoptera). World Catalogue of Insects, Vol. 5: 1-741.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 161.262. (out of print)
  • McDunnough, J.H., 1958. American Museum Novitates, 1917: 1-11.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • 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: 254.
Ancylis subaequana
© Tony DiTerlizzi
Ancylis subaequana
© Tom Murray
Ancylis subaequana
© John Davis
Ancylis subaequana
© John Davis
Ancylis subaequana
© E. LaGasa & WSDA
Ancylis subaequana
© Jason Dombroskie
Ancylis subaequana
15mm – © Jim Vargo
Ancylis subaequana
© Jim Vargo
Ancylis subaequana
17mm – © U. S. National Museum
Ancylis subaequana
15mm – © U. S. National Museum
Ancylis subaequana
13mm – © U. S. National Museum

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