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36a0192 – 2338.1   Glyphipterix powelli Heppner, 1985

jucunda - Carl Barrentine
Distribution: Ssp. powelli: coastal CA; ssp. jucunda: WA.
Holotype (powelli): Dune Lakes, San Luis Obispo Co., CA.
Holotype (jucunda): Pullman, [Whitman Co.], WA.
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Synonymy: Glyphipterix powelli Heppner, 1985
Glyphipterix jucunda Heppner, 1985
Taxonomic Notes: Glyphipterix powelli Heppner, 1985, n. sp., Fauna and Flora Handbook #1.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Heppner, J.B., 1985. The Sedge Moths of North America (Lepidoptera: Glyphipterigidae). Fauna and Flora Handbook #1, 272 pages.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 11.30m; p. 108. Book Review and ordering
Glyphipterix powelli
jucunda - Carl Barrentine
Glyphipterix powelli
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