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59a0452 – 2256   Prostomeus brunneus Busck, 1903
             Guava Caterpillar

John Trent
Distribution: Type locality: Florida.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Prostomeus brunneus Busck, 1903
  • 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., 1903. A Revision of the American Moths of the Family Gelechiidae, with Descriptions of New Species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 25(1304): 838.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Syntype ♀
Prostomeus brunneus
John Trent
Prostomeus brunneus
John Trent
Prostomeus brunneus
SangMi Lee
Prostomeus brunneus
- Syntype - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum

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