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59a1553.1 – 1365   Coleophora cratipennella Clemens, 1864
             Streaked Coleophora

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Synonymy: Coleophora cratipennella Clemens, 1864
Coleophora gigantella Chambers, 1874
Coleophora shaleriella Chambers, 1874
Coleophora tamesis of authors not Waters, 1929
Taxonomic Notes: Coleophora cratipennella Clemens, 1864 includes as a synonym Coleophora tamesis of authors not Waters, 1929. Tamesis, a strictly palaearctic species incorrectly synonymized with 1365 Coleophora cratipennella Clemens, 1864 by Wright in Hodges et al. (1883), is returned to full species status in Baldizzone & Landry (1993) but was subsequently added to the Checklist in error and is now removed (extralimital to North America).
  • Baldizzone, G. & J.-F. Landry, 1993. Coleophora cratipennella Clemens, 1864 and C. tamesis Waters, 1929, two distinct species (Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae). Nota Lepidopterologica, 16: 2-12.
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