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33a0213 – 0643   Caloptilia vacciniella (Ely, 1915)

Tom Murray
Similar Species:
  • Caloptilia burgessiella (Zeller, 1873) lacks yellow at the base of the forewing costa.
  • Caloptilia anthobaphes (Meyrick, 1921)
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gracilaria vacciniella Ely, 1915
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Ely, 1915. New species of the genus Gracilaria and note on two species already described (Lepidoptera, Gracilariidae). Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 3(5-7): 52.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Caloptilia vacciniella
Charley Eiseman
Caloptilia vacciniella
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