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51a0027.1 – 3527   Acleris viburnana (Clemens, 1860)

© Nolie Schneider
Distribution: AK to NB south to OK and NC.
Type locality: USA.
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Synonymy: Peronea viburnana Clemens, 1860
Teras famula Zeller, 1876
Tortrix schalleriana or authors not Linnaeus, 1761
Teras violaceana of authors not Guenée, 1845
Taxonomic Notes: Acleris viburnana (Clemens, 1860), formerly treated as as a subspecies of [3527] Acleris schalleriana (Linnaeus, 1761), extralimital (Palearctic), is raised to full species status in Gilligan et al. (2020), Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
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  • Clemens, B., 1860. Contributions to American lepidopterology. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 12: 4-15, 156-174, 203-221, 345-362, 522-547.
  • 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 Block Island Moths
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  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Zeller, P.C., 1875. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 207-360.
Acleris viburnana
© Nolie Schneider
Acleris viburnana
© Ken Childs
Acleris viburnana
© Dave Beadle
Acleris viburnana
© David Reed
Acleris viburnana
© Hugh McGuinness
Acleris viburnana
© Bob Patterson
Acleris viburnana
© Mark Dreiling - DNA
Acleris viburnana
18mm – © Jim Vargo
Acleris viburnana
19mm – © Jim Vargo
Acleris viburnana
17mm – © U. S. National Museum
Acleris viburnana
18mm – © U. S. National Museum

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