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Pyralidae
800243.006009.1Vitula aegerella Neunzig, 1990

Charles Melton
Distribution: AZ, CO, TX based on BOLD BIN ACE3956 with specimens apparently misidentified as V. lugubrella.
Holotype: Madera Canyon, 5,600' Santa Rita Mts., Santa Cruz Co., Arizona.
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Synonymy: Vitula aegerella Neunzig, 1990
Taxonomic Notes: Vitula aegerella Neunzig, 1990 n. sp., MONA Fascicle. 15.3.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: ACE3956
  • Neunzig, H. H., 1990. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.3, p. 89; pl. 3.27-29. order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Vitula aegerella
Charles Melton
Vitula aegerella
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