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59a0049 – 1053   Fabiola edithella (Busck, 1907)
             Edith's Fabiola

Lynette Schimming
Field Marks:
Wingspan: 9-10 mm.
Similar Species:
  • Fabiola lucidella
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Epicallima edithella Busck, 1907
Epicallima amplicincta Braun, 1923
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Busck, A., 1907. New Genera and Species of American Microlepidoptera. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 15: 138.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Hodges, R. W., 1974. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.2, p. 116; pl. 7.18-19. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♂ (genitalia)
Fabiola edithella
Lynette Schimming
Fabiola edithella
9mm – Jim Vargo
Fabiola edithella
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Fabiola edithella

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