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59a0206 – 0996   Ethmia confusella (Walker, 1863)

© Joseph Montes de Oca
Distribution: USA: Florida.
Type locality (confusella): Santo Domingo
Type locality (strigosella): Santo Domingo
Type locality (ingricella): Puerto Rico
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Synonymy: Hyponomeuta confusella Walker, 1863
Psecadia ingricella Möschler, 1890
Cryptolechia strigosella Walker, 1864
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Walker, F., 1863. Tortricites and Tineites. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, 28: 531.
Ethmia confusella
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Ethmia confusella
19mm – © Jim Vargo
Ethmia confusella
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