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59a1381 – 1091   Elachista acenteta Braun, 1948

John Lee
Distribution: Type locality: Parrsboro, Nova Scotia.
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Synonymy: Elachista acenteta Braun, 1948
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Braun, A.F., 1948. Elachistidae of North America (Microlepidoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Society, 13: 46; figs. 67, 67a, 114.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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Elachista acenteta
11mm – Jim Vargo
Elachista acenteta
10.5mm – Microleps.Org

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