Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Pelochrista serpentana (Walsingham, 1895)


Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
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Wing Span: 1.6-2.0 cm
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Range: Western US and Canada.
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Taxonomy Notes: Pelochrista serpentana (Walsingham, 1895), formerly placed in the genus Eucosma, Gilligan et al. (2013), Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337, includes as a synonym 3032 Pelochrista ophionana (McDunnough, 1925), MONA Fascicle 9.5: 149.