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51a0147.1 – 3759   Aethes patricia Metzler, 1999

- gen. - James Steffen
Distribution: OH, IL, IN, IA, MI (Metzler 1999).
Holotype: Resthaven Wildlife Area, Margaretta Township, Erie Co.,OH.
Field Marks:
A poorly formed outwardly angled inner fascia from costal to dorsal margin encloses a basal costal streak of same color.
Similar Species:
  • Aethes baloghi
  • Aethes fernaldana
  • Aethes seriatana
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Aethes patricia Metzler, 1999
Taxonomic Notes: Aethes patricia Metzler, 1999 n. sp., Great Lakes Entomologist 32: 186.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AAJ5787
  • Metzler, E.H., 1999. Two New Species of Cochylini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae) From the Eastern United States. The Great Lakes Entomologist, 32(3) 185-197.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Aethes patricia
Paratype - LG(cc) BIO Photo Group/CNC, CBG
Aethes patricia
Paratype - LG(cc) BIO Photo Group/CNC, CBG
Aethes patricia
- gen. - LG – James Steffen
Aethes patricia
14mm – Jim Vargo
Aethes patricia
- holotype - LG(cc) U. S. National Museum

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