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51a0737.75 – 3074   Eucopina tocullionana (Heinrich, 1920)
             White Pinecone Borer

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Synonymy: Eucosma tocullionana Heinrich, 1920
Taxonomic Notes: Eucopina tocullionana: Formerly placed in the genus Eucosma, Gilligan et al. (2013), Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
  • 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. & D.J. Wright, 2013. Revised world catalogue of Eucopina, Eucosma, Pelochrista, and Phaneta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini). Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 107.147. (out of print)
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Eucopina tocullionana
Nolie Schneider
Eucopina tocullionana
Bob Patterson
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Carroll Rudy
Eucopina tocullionana
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Jason Dombroskie
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Carol Wolf
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18mm – Jim Vargo
Eucopina tocullionana
17mm – U. S. National Museum [T]

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