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Species Glauce pectenalaeella - Hodges#1766

Microlep - Glauce pectenalaeella Moth 36 - Glauce pectenalaeella small moth - Glauce pectenalaeella Unidentified Micromoth - Glauce pectenalaeella Chionodes ? - Glauce pectenalaeella Pennsylvania Moth - Glauce pectenalaeella Unknown moth - Glauce pectenalaeella Unidentified moth in Alabama - Glauce pectenalaeella
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Litini
Genus Glauce
Species pectenalaeella (Glauce pectenalaeella - Hodges#1766)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Glauce pectenalaeella Chambers, 1875
Monotypic genus with several undescribed species: BOLD:AAE7137, BOLD:AAF9984, BOLD:AAL8307, BOLD:ABX4312, BOLD:ABZ8575 (Costa Rica), BOLD:ACN2833 (Argentina), BOLD:ABC0187 (Costa Rica)