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similiella or rudbeckiella

moth - Isophrictis Twirler - Isophrictis Moth - Isophrictis An Isophrictis sp. - Isophrictis Moth - Ontario - Isophrictis Moth - Ontario - Isophrictis Gelechiidae, lateral - Isophrictis Moth - Isophrictis
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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 Anomologinae
Genus Isophrictis
No Taxon similiella or rudbeckiella
Isophrictis similiella and I. rudbeckiella are separated by genitalia (Bottimer 1926) or DNA. See comments here.
Print References
Bottimer, L.J. 1926. Notes on some Lepidoptera from eastern Texas. Journal of agricultural research. 33:810
Braun, A.F. 1921. Notes on microlepidoptera with descriptions of new species. Entomological news, and proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 32: 8.
Chambers, V.T. 1872. Micro-Lepidoptera. The Canadian entomologist. 4: 193.