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Pyralidae
800378.005812Telethusia ovalis (Packard, 1873)

Bob Martin
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Pempelia ovalis Packard, 1873
Nephopteryx geminipunctella Ragonot, 1893
Nephopteryx latisfasciatella Packard, 1873
Nephopteryx modestella Hulst, 1900
Glyptoteles rhypodella Hulst, 1887
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hulst, G.D., 1900. Some new genera and species of Phycitinae. The Canadian Entomologist, 32(6): 170.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 2003. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 129; pl. 4.28-29. order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 25.36m; p. 191. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Telethusia ovalis
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Telethusia ovalis
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