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51a1151 – 3253   Pseudexentera faracana (Kearfott, 1907)

John & Nancy Rapp
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Proteopteryx faracana Kearfott, 1907
Proteopteryx ultrix Meyrick, 1912
  • 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, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 142.223. (out of print)
  • Meyrick, E., 1912. On some impossible specific names in Micro-Lepidoptera. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, 48: 32-36.
  • Miller, W.E., 1986. The species of Pseudexentera (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 40(3): 218-237.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Pseudexentera faracana
John & Nancy Rapp
Pseudexentera faracana
16mm – Jim Vargo
Pseudexentera faracana
Mississippi Entomological Museum
Pseudexentera faracana
Todd Gilligan
Pseudexentera faracana
Todd Gilligan

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