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59a0506 – 2269   Helcystogramma melanocarpa (Meyrick, 1929)

Mark Dreiling - DNA
Distribution: Type locality: Forestburg, TX.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Brachmia melanocarpa Meyrick, 1929
Gelechia trimaculella Chambers, 1874
  • 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., 1986. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.1, p. 130; pl. 3.34. order or free PDF
  • Meyrick, E., 1929. Exotic Microlepidoptera, 3(17): 529.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Helcystogramma melanocarpa
Mark Dreiling - DNA
Helcystogramma melanocarpa
Mark Dreiling - DNA
Helcystogramma melanocarpa
Greg Raterman
Helcystogramma melanocarpa
Jim Vargo

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