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16a0068.1 – 0038   Etainia sericopeza (Zeller, 1839)

John Lee
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Synonymy: Lyonetia sericopeza Zeller, 1839
Nepticula acerella Goureau, 1860
Tinea maryella Duponchel, 1843
Oecophora sericopezella Duponchel, 1843
Taxonomic Notes: Etainia sericopeza: Formerly placed in the genus Ectoedemia, ZooKeys, 628: 65-246.
  • 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
  • Van Nieukerken, E.J., C. Doorenweerd, R.J.B. Hoare, D.R. Davis, 2016. Revised classification and catalogue of global Nepticulidae and Opostegidae (Lepidoptera, Nepticuloidea). ZooKeys, 628: 65-246.
Etainia sericopeza
John Lee
Etainia sericopeza
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Etainia sericopeza
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