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421172.00 – 1968.1   Gnorimoschema alaskense Povolný, 1967
Distribution Data for Gnorimoschema alaskense
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Distribution: Holotype: "St. Paul Id., Alaska".
Genitalia: See Nazari & Landry (2012).
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Synonymy: Gnorimoschema alaskense Povolný, 1967
Taxonomic Notes: Gnorimoschema alaskense Povolný, 1967, described as a subspecies of Gnorimoschema valesiella (Staudinger, 1877), has now been elevated to full species status in Huemer & Karsholt (2010) (Nazari, V. & J-F. Landry 2012:23-24).
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  • Huemer, P. & O. Karsholt, 2010. Gelechiidae II (Gelechiinae: Gnorimoschemini). Microlepidoptera of Europe, 6: 1-586.
  • Nazari, V. & J.-F. Landry, 2012. Gnorimoschemini fauna of Alberta (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, 1-117 - archived.
  • Povolný, D., 1967. Genitalia of some nearctic and neotropic members of the tribe Gnorimoschemnini (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae, 37: 75; figs. 46-48. PDF.
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