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33a0177 – 0608   Caloptilia hypericella (Braun, 1918)

Gen. Royal Tyler
Distribution: Type locality: Cincinnati, OH; Clermont Co., OH.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gracilaria hypericella Braun, 1918
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Braun, A.F., 1918. New Species of Microlepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 50: 235.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Caloptilia hypericella
Charley Eiseman
Caloptilia hypericella
[T] Tom Murray
Caloptilia hypericella
[T] Tom Murray
Caloptilia hypericella
Karl Hillig
Caloptilia hypericella
8mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Caloptilia hypericella
LG(cc) Miss. Ent. Mus.

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