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36a0049 – 0475   Paraleucoptera albella (Chambers, 1871)
             Cottonwood Leafminer

John Davis
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Cemiostoma albella Chambers, 1871
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Chambers, V.T., 1871. A new species of Cemiostoma. (Micro-Lepidoptera, Tineina.). The Canadian Entomologist, 3: 23-25.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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Paraleucoptera albella
Paraleucoptera albella
Canadian National Collection LG

Paraleucoptera albella
Canadian National Collection LG

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