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620616.00 – 2851   Phiaris turfosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)
Distribution Data for Phiaris turfosana
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Synonymy: Tortrix turfosana Herrich-Schäffer, 1851
Olethreutes boreana Rebel, 1901
Mixodia? intermistana Clemens, 1865
Penthina septentrionana Möschler, 1883
Penthina tessellana Packard, 1967
Taxonomic Notes: Phiaris turfosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851) was formerly placed in Olethreutes; the current generic treatment follows Aarvik et al. (2017). This species includes as a synonym [2851] Phiaris intermistana (Clemens, 1865).
  • Aarvik, L., B.Å. Bengtsson, H. Elven, P. Ivinskis, U. Jürivete, O. Karsholt, M. Mutanen, N. Savenkov, 2017. Nordic-Baltic Checklist of Lepidoptera. Norwegian Journal of Entomology, Supplement 3: 1-236.
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Phiaris turfosana
16mm – © U. S. National Museum
Phiaris turfosana
15mm – © U. S. National Museum

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