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51a0655 – 3367   Ancylis burgessiana (Zeller, 1876)
             Oak Leaffolder

© Tom Murray
Similar Species:
  • The following members spiraeifoliana species complex (Gilligan et al. 2008) cannot at present be reliably distinguished by external features of adults. (A. mira is here included based on DNA barcode):
    • 3365 A. spiraeifoliana
    • 3366 A. laciniana
    • 3367 A. burgessiana
    • 3368 A. mira
    • 3369 A. fuscociliana
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Phoxopteris burgessiana Zeller, 1876
Phoxopteris murtfeldtiana Riley, 1881
Anchylopera pruni Heinrich, 1923
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Gilligan, T.M., D.J. Wright, L.D. Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine moths of the midwestern United States. An identification guide. Bulletin of the Ohio Biological Survey, 16(2): 162.265 (out of print).
  • 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: 207-360.
Ancylis burgessiana
© Hugh McGuinness
Ancylis burgessiana
© David Reed
Ancylis burgessiana
© Mark Dreiling - DNA
Ancylis burgessiana
© Ken Childs
Ancylis burgessiana
© Ken Childs
Ancylis burgessiana
14mm – © Jim Vargo
Ancylis burgessiana
12mm – © U. S. National Museum
Ancylis burgessiana
© Canadian National Collection LG

Ancylis burgessiana
© Canadian National Collection LG

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