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620188.003825Phtheochroa vitellinana (Zeller, 1875)

Nolie Schneider
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Synonymy: Conchylis vitellinana Zeller, 1875
Taxonomic Notes: Phtheochroa vitellinana (Zeller, 1875), formerly placed in the genus Carolella, Razowski (1991), was number 3787 in the 1983 Hodges Checklist.
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Razowski, J., 1991. Notes on cochyline genus Phtheochroa Stephens (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) with descriptions of new American species. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia, 34(1): 163-187.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Phtheochroa vitellinana
Mike Boone
Phtheochroa vitellinana
Greg Raterman
Phtheochroa vitellinana
Nolie Schneider
Phtheochroa vitellinana
12mm – Jim Vargo
Phtheochroa vitellinana
13mm – U. S. National Museum
Phtheochroa vitellinana
U. S. National Museum

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