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59a0533 – 2287   Dichomeris ventrellus (Fitch, 1854)

Mark Dreiling
Distribution: Type locality (ventrellus): New York.
Type locality (querciella): Kentucky.
Type locality (roseocostellus): St. Louis, Missouri.
Type locality (trinotella): Illinois.
Type locality (unicipunctellus): not given [Easton, Pennsylvania].
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Synonymy: Chaetochilus ventrellus Fitch, 1854
Ypsolophus querciella Chambers, 1872
Ypsolophus roseocostellus Walsingham, 1882
Nothris trinotella Coquillett, 1883
Ypsolophus unicipunctellus Clemens, 1860
Dichomeris ventrellus
Ken Childs
Dichomeris ventrellus
Jim Vargo
Dichomeris ventrellus
SangMi Lee
Dichomeris ventrellus
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