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47a0030 – 2640   Neocaloreas multimarginata (Braun, 1925)

DNA - Libby & Rick Avis
Distribution: Alaska and the Yukon south to northwestern California - Heppner (2022).
Holotype: "Cache Co." [Tony Grove Lake], UT.
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Synonymy: Choreutis multimarginata Braun, 1925
Taxonomic Notes: Neocaloreas multimarginata (Braun, 1925), n. comb. in Heppner (2022), was formerly in the genus Caloreas, Lepidoptera Novae, 15(1-2): 63.
  • 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., 2022. Nearctic Metalmark Moths, 6. Genus Caloreas and new genus Neocaloreas (Lepidoptera: Choreutidae: Choreutinae). Lepidoptera Novae, 15(1-2): 63; Fig. 69-70, 72, 80-81, F18, M18.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 12.12f, 12.13m; p. 122. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Neocaloreas multimarginata
DNA - LG – (cc) BOLD, CNC
Neocaloreas multimarginata
DNA - LG – J.-F. Landry (CNC)

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