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330161.000639Caloptilia stigmatella (Fabricius, 1781)

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Synonymy: • Tinea stigmatella Fabricius, 1781
• Gracilaria consimilella Frey & Boll, 1876
• Phalaena cruciella Goeze, 1783
• Tinea equestris de Fourcroy, 1785
• Gracillaria ochracea Haworth, 1828
• Gracillaria purpurea Haworth, 1828
• Gracillaria purpuriella Chambers, 1872
• Tinea triangulella Panzer, 1794
• Tinea triangulosella Costa, 1836
• Tinea upupaepennella Hόbner, [1796-1838]
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • 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 E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at
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Caloptilia stigmatella

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