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51a0011 – 3511   Acleris rhombana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
             Rhomboid Tortrix
Distribution Data for Acleris rhombana
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Distribution: Introduced from Eurasia.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Tortrix rhombana [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
?Pyralis centrana Fabricius, 1794
Tortrix ciliana Hübner, [1796-1799]
Tortrix contaminana Hübner, [1796-1799]
Tortrix dimidiana Frölich, 1828
Phalaena obscurana Donovan, [1806]
Phalaena reticulana Ström, 1783
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Gilligan, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Acleris rhombana
© Roland Gill
Acleris rhombana
© David Painter
Acleris rhombana
18mm – © U. S. National Museum
Acleris rhombana
17mm – © U. S. National Museum
Acleris rhombana
20mm – © U. S. National Museum

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