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59a0053 – 1057   Esperia sulphurella (Fabricius, 1775)
             Sulphur Esperia

© Rephah Berg
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Alucita sulphurella Fabricius, 1775
[none] acuta Krausse, 1915
Tinea orbonella Hübner, 1813
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1974. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.2, p. 119; pl. 6.17-18. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 4.32f; p. 62. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Esperia sulphurella
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Esperia sulphurella
© Rephah Berg
Esperia sulphurella
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