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51a1273.70n – 3423   Larisa subsolana Miller, 1978

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Synonymy: Larisa subsolana Miller, 1978
Taxonomic Notes: Larisa subsolana Miller, 1978: The genus Larisa, formerly assigned to the tribe Grapholitini, is transferred to Eucosmini (Hu et al., 2023:367) (new since Pohl & Nanz (eds.) (2023)). Michael Sabourin (pers. comm., 2023) points out that DNA barcode places Lobesia physophora, tribe Olethreutini, as the nearest neighbor of subsolana. (new since Pohl & Nanz (eds.) (2023)
  • 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. 174.284. (out of print)
  • Hu, G-L, J. Brown, M. Heikkilä, L. Aarvik, M. Mutanen, 2023. Molecular phylogeny, divergence time, biogeography and trends in host plant usage in the agriculturally important tortricid tribe Grapholitini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Olethreutinae). Cladistics, 39(5): 359-381; Appendix S4.
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Larisa subsolana
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Larisa subsolana
© Bill Johnson
Larisa subsolana
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Larisa subsolana
© Jason Dombroskie
Larisa subsolana
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