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21a0007 – 0189.1   Greya piperella (Busck, 1904)

Lynette Schimming
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Incurvaria piperella Busck, 1904
Taxonomic Notes: Greya piperella (Busck, 1904) is elevated from synonymy of 0189 Greya punctiferrella.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Busck, A., 1904. Tineid moths from British Columbia, with decriptions of new species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 27: 775.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Greya piperella
John Davis
Greya piperella
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Greya piperella
18mm – Jim Vargo

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