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Initial Entries    15,000 - 18,000    18,000 - 21,000    20,300 - 23,600   

The following information has been entered into the California County Moth List:

Initial Entries:

All "Kelly Richers" as collector, listed present location of collection as "home". Mostly Kern County, (Caliente Creek, Kern River canyon, Mt. Pinos) some Ventura and Tulare County records. Includes 4 trips to Catalina Island, studies at Kern and Pixley Reserves and some Camp Keep records. Entered January 12, 1997

Ron Leuschner's Pinyon Crest, Riverside County records. Most specimens in his private collection, some in LACM. Entered February 19, 1997

Paul and Sandra Russell's records of the western Santa Monica mountains from 1989 to 1995. Collecting address was mostly 4244 Avenida del la Encinal, Malibu. Elevation 700', Los Angeles County records. Specimens in private collection. Entered March 2, 1997

John De Benedictis's records from Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, (rev. 12/28/94) 9 miles west of Winters, Solano County. Specimens presumably at U.C. Davis. Entered March 16, 1997

Bill Patterson's list of Quail Ridge, a peninsula of land extending into Lake Barryessa not far from Cold Canyon. Napa County records. Entered March 31, 1997

Bill Patterson's records from Inverness, Marin County. Records are from 1954 to 1996. Entered May 14, 1997

Tom Dimock's list of noctuids from Apache Canyon, Ventura County, mostly spring and fall trips. List encompasses 1995-1997. Specimens in his collection. Entered May 18, 1997

Ron Leuschner's list of macro moths from the islands off California, encompassing Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. Includes moths in the LACM, literature, and records from Jerry Powell. Specimens in his collection, in listed places in literature and Jerry Powell's are at U. C. Berkeley. Entered June 3, 1997

List of California moths 15,000 to 18,000

Paul and Sandy Russell's first list from Santa Barbara County, with records for January through April, 1999. 102 records sent, of which 51 were added to the master list. Entered July 3, 1999.

Robert Langston's list of county entries from San Benito, San Luis Obispo and San Francisco counties. Entered sometime before February 3, 2000.

Robert Langston's list of county entries from San Diego, San Luis Obispo and Sonoma counties. Entered February 3, 2000.

New records from Tom Dimock in a letter dated November 6, 1999. Mostly Ventura, with some Tulare and Inyo records. About 50, with another ten or so corrections. Entered February 5, 2000.

Records from R. M. Brown, apparently sent earlier and lost, and new records. Approximately 65 records added, Siskiyou and other northern counties. Entered February 5, 2000.

Records from R. M. Brown, new records. Approximately 35 records added, Siskiyou and other northern counties. Entered February 6, 2000.

Crabtree, Lawrence, of Austin, Nevada. Butte, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Tehama counties records of collecting. 304 records added from his lists. Entered February 11, 2000.

Additions to list from Ron Leuschner-several hundred originally, but some left over from the original list were not added when he sent them in May 1999. Added 52 records. Entered February 12, 2000.

Records from Felix Sperling sent in May from Berkeley collected at his abode in Berkeley. 8 new records entered. Entered February 12, 2000.

List of lepidoptera from Miramar Naval Air Station, from John Brown of the Smithsonian, collected by Norris Bloomfield. Most records already entered, but several micros were new. 46 records entered, some others updated for location. Entered February 12, 2000.

Davis, Donald R., "A Revision of the Moths of the Subfamily Prodoxinae (Lepidoptera: Incurvariidae), Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 1967. Several records of Yucca moths not previously recorded. About 5 new entries. Entered February 13, 2000.

Walsingham, Lord, "Descriptions of New North American Tineid Moths, With a Generic Table of the Family Blastobasidae" Proceedings of the United States National Museum, Vol XXXIII pages 197-228, October 29 1907. Several type locations of California moths. About 10 additions to the list. Entered February 13, 2000.

Barnes, William and Busck, August, "Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America Vol. IV no. 3 (Noted as Mailed March 8, 1920). Descriptions of several micro moths and rough locations. No dates for collections. Added maybe 10 records. Entered February 14, 2000.

Davis, Donald R., "Generic Revision of the Opostegidae, with a Synoptic Catalog of the World's Species (Lepidoptera: Nepticuloidea)" Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology Number 478, Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., 1989. One record added information on one species. Entered February 14, 2000.

Davis, Donald R., "A Review of the Genus Acanthopteroctetes With Description of a New Species (Erioctaniidae) Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society Vol. 23 No. 3, September 1969, pp. 137-147. One record added. Entered February 14, 2000.

Davis, Donald R., "A Revision of the North American Moths of the Superfamily Eriocranioidea with the Proposal of a New Family, Acanthopteroctetidae (Lepidoptera) Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology Number 251, Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., 1978. Information added to about ten already entered specimens and about the same number of new entries. Entered February 14, 2000.

13 pages of letters between Tomas Mustelin and Kelly Richers updating and revising noctuid records. Added about 5, deleted the same and altered maybe 20. Entered February 15, 2000.

Davis, Donald R., "The North American Moths of the Genera Phaeoses, Opogona, and Oinophila, with a Discussion of Their Supergeneric Affinities (Lepidoptera: Tineidae)" Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology Number 282, Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., 1978 Five new records entered. Entered February 15, 2000.

Langston, Robert. A new list of county entries from Contra Costa, Inyo, Marin, Monterey and Napa counties. Several hundred records, of which 55 new records were used. Entered March 1, 2000.

Dimock, Tom, Remainder of list sent on July 13, 1999. First two pages added before the meeting at Sierra Vista, last page added now. Approximately 20 records this list, 60 added earlier. Entered March 1, 2000.

Patterson, William D., Update on moths from Inverness, Marin County, and Quail Ridge, Napa County. Large numbers of capture dates to add to general information, and about 50 new records added. Entered March 6, 2000.

Sala, Frank P. and Charles Hogue. "Descriptions of the Early Stages and Male Imago and Notes on the Life History of Saturnia Walterorum (Saturniidae). The Lepidoptersts' News (Journal) Volume 12, nos. 1-2 1958. Entered March 6, 2000

Opler, Paul and Donald Davis. The Leafmining Moths of the Genus Cameraria Associated with Fagaceae in California (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, no. 333. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1981. Entered March 6, 2000.

Comstock, John Adams "The Life History of Herculia phoezalis (Pyralidinae) Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society Vol. 13 No. 2, February 12 1960, pp. 67-69. One record added. Entered March 6, 2000.

MONA numbers from the LACM in reverse order, 11233, 11232, 11230. 7 records. Entered March 9, 2000.

De Benedictis, John. Updates from Stebbins Cold Cyn, Solano County and Davis, Yolo County. 20 new records and lots of dates added to Stebbins. Entered March 9, 2000.

Leuschner, Ronald. 44 records entered from material identified for Gordon Pratt on Military bases at Edwards, Ft. Irwin and China Lake. Entered March 12, 2000.

Opler, Paul. Determinations for Eupitnecia given at the national meeting in 1999. Three records added.

Hodges, Ronald W. The Moths of America North of Mexico Fascicle 7.6 Gelechioidea: Gelechiidae (Part) Chionodes 1999. Many new species and about 150 records from California were added. Entered April 2, 2000.

Chionodes records from California used in the preparation of MONA fascicle 7.6. 4200 records sent by John DeBenedictis, from which about 250 were added to the master list, which were either not cited in the fascicle as they were known species or were present in incomplete form in the fascicle, as for instance in the genitalia section. Entered April 8, 2000. Many species information accounts added information to the list of UC Berkeley reared lepidoptera sent earlier by Jerry Powell.

Patterson, Bill. Records from Quail Ridge, Napa County, after identifying the Chionodes and related species from his collecting. Added 6 records. Entered April 10, 2000.

Leuschner, Ron, records from The LACM starting with MONA #4623. Over 600 records from the museum, through about MONA 5646. Ron is researching the pyralid section which is a short area in the list. Entered April 29. 2000.

Richers, Kelly. 70 records from The LACM from the beginning of the Bombycidae. Starting MONA # 7687. Skipped the Tolype genus because of identification problems. Started with Phyllodesma and continued to 7744, through Hemileuca. Entered April 29. 2000.

Powell, Jerry, "The Hawaiian 'Dancing Moth' Dryadaula Terpsicholella, Has Colonized Coastal Southern California (Lepidoptera: Tineidae) Pan Pacific Entomologist, 75(4): pg 221-223, 1999. Two records, entered April 30, 2000.

Troutbridge, Jim, and Lars Crabo, New Oncocnemis (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae from the Pacific Northwest, Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia, December 1998, #95, ppg. 33-51. One new record and revised status of two specimens. Entered April 30, 2000.

Munroe, Eugene, Revision of North American Species of Udea Guenee (Lepidoptera: Pyaralidae) Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, No. 49, 1966. Added about twenty records, location but no collector data, used by Munroe in his descriptions. Entered April 30, 2000.

Neunzig, H.H.; "Uncitruncata Leuschneri, A New Genus and Species of Phycitinae (lepidoptera: Pyealidae) From California and Oregon", Procedures of the Entomological Society of Washington 102(2) 2000, pp. 408-411. A new species occurring in California, added 4 new records. Added May 12, 2000

Kareofelas, Greg. Records of collecting in Yolo, Plumas, Napa, Tehama and Sierra counties. Update of January, 2000. Added 160 new records to database. Entered May 14, 2000.

Langston, Robert. A new list of county entries from Mariposa, Santa Clara, Sonoma, Stanislaus, and Ventura counties. Several hundred records, of which 73 new records were used. Entered May 18, 2000.

Crabtree, Lawrence. Butte, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Tehama counties records of collecting. 93 records added from his lists. Entered May 21, 2000.

Leuschner, Ron, records from The LACM starting with MONA #4623. Over 100 additional records from the museum, still covering the area through about MONA 5646. Ron is researching the pyralid section which is an underrepresented area in the list. Entered May 25. 2000.

List of California Moths 18,000 to 21,000

Hardwick, David F., The Genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in North America 1. Subgenara Orosagrotis, Longivesica, Chorizagrotis, Pleonectopoda, and Crassivesica, Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, No. 67, 1970. Over 100 records of Euxoa and Crassivesica from California. Entered September 1, 2000.

Leuschner, Ronald, Corrections and additions to the Geometrid section of the state list. Over 100 deletions and 200 additions to the list based on literature and the collections at the LACM and his personal collection. Entered September 1, 2000.

LACM records of geometrids gained in a day of research, from 6256 to 6389. About 100 records entered.

Lafontaine, J.D., and J.R. Byers "A Revision of the Comosa Gropup of the Genus Euxoa Hbn. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), With Descriptions of Two New Species", The Canadian Entomologist 114: (1982) ppg 575-589. Five new records of type series of Euxoa occidentalis. Entered September 2, 2000.

Hardwick, D.F., "A Synopsis of the Albipennis-Lillooet-Declarata Series of the Genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) With Descriptions of a N ew Species and a New Subspecies". The Canadian Entomologist 105 (1973) ppg 493-500. Five new records of type series of Euxoa declarata californica, a subspecies synonomized into declarata by Lafontaine in MONA. Entered September 2, 2000.

Hardwick, D.F., and L.P. Lefkovitch. "Species Separation in the declarata Group of the Genus Euxoa, a Computer Analysis Based on Structural Characters". The Canadian Entomologist 105 (1973) ppg 501-508. Eliminated two records of Euxoa campestris, which according to this does not fly near California. Records must have been either declarata or rockburnei, and were eliminated. Records deleted September 2, 2000.

Powell, J.A., J.J. Kruse, J. A. DeBenedictis. Alterations to MONA Checklist: Olethreutinae, Tortricinae/Chilidanotinae. Downloaded from internet to align numbers to those selected by the authors. Records renumbered September 2, 2000.

Leuschner, Ron. Over 300 new records from the LACM of Pyralids not on the list but for which specimens exist in the LACM. Entered October 5, 2000.

Langston, Robert. List of moths form Alameda, El Dorado, Marin, Nevada and Sierra County. 57 records used. Entered November 16, 2000.

Brown, Richard M., List of moths from northern counties. Added 32 moths to list. Entered Dec. 4, 2000.

Heppner, John B. The Sedge Moths of North America, F& F Handbook #1, Flora and Fauna Publications, Gainesville, FL 1985. About 25 records of Glyphipterigidae. Entered December 21, 2000.

CDFA lists of moth infestation data from 1961 to at least the 1980's. Sent by Jerry Powell. Many records of Lymantria dispar and a few other species recorded. Some 50 records in all used. Entered December 22, 2000.

Powell, Jerry, and Russell, Paul and Sandra, and Sperling, Felix. Northward Geographic Expansion of two Garden Mint-Feeding Species of Pyrausta in California . Paper with no date sent by Jerry Powell probably written late 1999 or early 2000 with records of two species of Pyrausta. 3 entries used, entered December 22, 2000.

Powell, Jerry, Eichlin, Thomas, Sperling, Felix. Platyedra subcinerea, a Potential Cotton and Hollyhock Pest, Documented in California by Pink Bollworm Pheromone and Urban Blacklight Surveys. Recent (year 2000) paper with locations of this moth in California. No collector data, but locations and dates given. 8 records used, entered December 22, 2000.

Powell, Jerry. Three Additional Bactra in California, One Native but Overlooked, One Probably Inrtroduced, One New Species (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 51(2) 1997, ppg 128-134. Three records previously overlooked but seen in a rereading! Entered December 22, 2000.

Mustelin, Tomas, Leuschner, Ronald, Mikkola, Kauri, Lafontaine, J. Donald. "Two New Genera and Thirteen New Species of Owlet Moths) Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), Mainly from Southern California" Proceedings of the San Diego Museum of Natural History June 15, 2000 No. 36. Only a few corrections from the manuscripts sent to me from Ron Leuschner and Tomas Mustelin, but about 6 records entered. Entered December 23, 2000.

Monroe, Lynn and Gene. List of moths from Anza-Borrego State Park and area, contained 7 records found by Ron Leuschner as new. Entered December 23, 2000.

LACM records of noctuids going in reverse order and noctuids going up gained in a day of research, from 11230 to 11207, and starting at 8309 up through 8464. 91 records entered. Entered January 7, 2001

Dimock, Tom, list of moths to add to list primarily from Ventura County. Added 37 records and changed a few. Entered January 30, 2001

Brown, Richard M., List of moths from northern counties. Added 16 moths to list. Entered Feb. 2, 2001

Opler, Paul. Records of Notodontidae from the Essig museum at Berkeley from his research. 64 records added after deletions and additions. Entered February 6, 2001

Kareofelas, Greg. List of new identifications from primarily Yolo, Sierra and Glenn counties. 47 records added after deletions and additions. Entered February 6, 2001

DeBenedictis, John. Updated records from Davis and Cold Canyon, Yolo and Solano counties. 18 records added after deletions and additions. Entered February 6, 2001

LACM and Ron Leuschner's private collection records of pyralids with changes and new records researched by Ron Leuschner. Deleted some 20 records which are misidentified and added about 40 records. Entered March 2, 2001

LACM records originally researched partially by Ron Leuschner for Paul Opler. Arctiid records from 8034 to 8181.a, and new records researched from 6235 to 6251. One day of research at the LACM by the author, with 144 records entered. Entered March 4, 2001

Powell, Jerry. Three records from Kings County-the county with the least number of records (8) in the 18,000 level list. Entered March 10, 2001.

Langston, Robert., Lists of moths from his collecting from Contra Costa, Napa, San Mateo, Santa Cruz and Tuolumne counties. Entered 66 new records. Entered March 11, 2001.

Patterson, Bill. List of moths and corrections from Quail Ridge, Napa County. 2 deletions, 24 additions. Entered March 20, 2001

University of California, Berkeley. 328 records from Marin County of moths collected by Jerry Powell in his Inverness study, and Sphinx/Saturn moth records in the Essig Museum gathered by Kelly Richers on April 6 and 7, 2001 on a personal visit. Entered April 12, 2001.

LACM records of geometrids going in MONA order in a day of research, from 6394.a through 6555. 123 records entered. Entered April 25, 2001

Leuschner, Ron. LACM records from Placer County, collected by Nils Westerland. A few other records discovered when researching these. 197 total records entered. . Entered April 25, 2001

Wielgus, Ronald. Reocrds form Humboldt County. Moths caught at his home at Kneeland. Entered 41 records. Entered May 20, 2001.

Leuschner, Ron. LACM and personal records of his collection. Orange County records, (about 50) and LACM records of MONA 10103 through 10250. Another section from 10530 through 10584. 204 records entered. Entered May 28, 2001.

List of California Moths 20,300 to 23,600

Wielgus, Ron. Records from his home in Kneeland, Humboldt County., identified by Ron Robertson. Added 8 records. Entered July 12, 2001

New records from Kings County from a light trap set by Kelly Richers. 18 records caught and added. Entered July 13, 2001.

Records of Sphingidae from UC Davis sent by Mike Smith. MONA # 7771 through 7829. 47 records added. Entered October 12, 2001.

390 records of micros from MONA #1 to about #830 from Essig Museum on a visit in October, 2001 by Kelly Richers.. Entered October 21, 2001

Braun, Annette F. Tischeriidae of America North of Mexico, American Entomological Society Philadelphia, PA, 1972. Updated and completed data on about 30 species, with 4 additions to the list. Entered October 21, 2001.

Kaila, Lauri, A Revision of the Nearctic Species of Elachista s. 1 II. The argentella group (Lepidoptera, Elachistidae). Acta Zoologica Fennica, #206, 1997. Completed data for a number of Elachista species records in the list made by Powell and Hsu of California microlepidoptera. Added about 20 records and completed another 30. . Entered October 22, 2001.

Kaila, Lauri, A Revision of the Nearctic Species of Elachista s. 1 .III. The bifasciella, praelineata, saccharella and freyerella groups. (Lepidoptera, Elachistidae). ). Acta Zoologica Fennica Completed data for a number of Elachista species records in the list made by Powell and Hsu of California microlepidoptera. Added about 18 records and completed another 30. . Entered October 22, 2001.

Wielgus, Ronald, records from Kneeland, Humboldt County, identified by Ron Robertson at UC Davis. 45 records entered. Entered November 12, 2001..

Records of geometrids and noctuids from LACM gained from visits in November and earlier. MONA 6363 to 6760.d in Geometrids, MONA 8464 to 8616.a going up and 11207 down to 1189. 251 records entered from the 2 trips. Entered December 23, 2001.

Powell, Jerry and Dalibor Povolny. "Gnorimoschemine Moths of Coastal Dune and Scrub Habitats in California (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)". Holarctic Lepidoptera September 2001 Volume 8 Supplement 1. Records of 142 new entries and much data filled in on others. Entered December 24, 2001.

Powell, Jerry. "Notes on the California Species of the Genus Pyla Grote" The Pan Pacific Entomologist April 1959 ppg 109-114. Three species of Pyla in California, added eight records. Entered December 29, 2001.

Powell, Jerry. "Occurrence in California of Oinophila v-flava, a Moth Probably Introduced from Europe". The Pan Pacific Entomologist Vol 40 Jul 1964 ppg 155-157. Three records entered on December 30, 2001.

Powell, Jerry. "Taxonomic and Biological Observations on Pseudexentera habrosana (Heinrich)" The Pan Pacific Entomologist Vol 37 #4. October 1961 ppg 203-209. One record and some data. Entered December 30, 2001.

Kareofelas, Greg. Records from Colusa, Glenn, Mendocino, Plumas and Yolo counties from 2001. 11 records entered. Entered January 14, 2002

DeBenedictis, John. Additions to Stebbins Cold Camyon and Davis, Yolo County records he is keeping. About 20 records entered. Entered January 19, 2002.

Kaila, Lauri, "Revision of the Nearctic Species of Elachista I. The tetragonella group (Lepidoptera: Elachistidae)" Entomologica Scandinavia Vol, 27, 1995. Ppg 217-238. Five entries of three species found in California. Entered January 22, 2002.

437 records of micros from MONA #831 to about # 1818 from Essig Museum on a visit in January, 2002 by Kelly Richers.. Entered January 22, 2002.

Powell, Jerry A., "Biological and Taxonomic Notes on Two California Species of Proteoteras (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)" The Pan Pacific Entomologist October 1962 ppg 191-195. Three records. Entered January 23, 2002.

Wielgus, Ronald, records from Kneeland, Humboldt County, identified by Ron Robertson at UC Davis. 57 records entered. Entered January 25, 2002.

Wielgus, Ronald, records from Kneeland, Humboldt County, identified by Jerry Powell at UC Berkeley. 55 records entered. Entered January 25, 2002.

161 records of micros from MONA #1835 to about # 2329 from Essig Museum on a visit on January 26, 2002 by Kelly Richers.. Entered January 28, 2002.

Hodges, Ronald W., "A Revision of the Cosmopterigidae of America North of Mexico, With a Definition of the Momphidae and Walshiidae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea). Entomologica Americana Volume XLII for 1962. Ppg 1-171. Recorded 8 records and filled in some data on others. Entered January 29, 2002.

Hodges, Ronald W., "Review of the New World Species of Batrachedra with Description of Three New Genera: (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea) Transactions of the American Entomological Society Volume 92: ppg 585-651. Four records added from California. . Entered January 29, 2002.

Powell, Jerry A. "Apomyelois bistriatella: A Moth Which Feeds in an Ascomycete Fungus (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)" Journal of the New York Entomological Society Vol LXXV December 22, 1967, No. 4, ppg 190-194. Three records from California added. Entered January 31, 2002.

Leuschner, Ron. Records from the Essig Museum at UC Berkeley taken during the January Winter meeting and shortly thereafter on an identification visit. Mostly Lacinipolia records. Added 32 records and changed data to match updates. Entered February 15, 2002

Patterson, Bill. 26 records from Quail Ridge, Napa County, collected in 2001. Entered February 18, 2002.

Wielgus, Ronald, records from Kneeland, Humboldt County, identified by Ron Robertson at UC Davis. 18 records entered. Entered February 18, 2002.

Stevens, Robert, Charles Sartwell, Thomas Koerber, Gary Daterman, Lonne Sower, Jerry Powell. "Western Rhyacionia (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae, Olethrertinae) Pine Tip Moths Trapped Using Synthetic Sex Attractants" The Canadian Entomologist Volume 112 ppg 591-603. 1980. Eight records from trapping in California. Entered February 23, 2002.

423 records of micros from MONA #2330 to about # 5023 from Essig Museum on a visit in March, 2002 by Kelly Richers.. Entered March 29, 2002.

McGuffin, W.C., "The Rheumaptera of North America (Lepidoptera: Geometridae)". The Canadian Entomologist . March 1973, Vol 105. ppg 383-398. One record with some distribution information. Calls into question hastata records from several counties. Entered March 29, 2002.

Rindge, Frederick H., "Taxonomic and Life History Notes on North American Eupithecia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae)" American Museum Novitiates. June 6 1952 No. 1569. 5 records. Entered April 1, 2002.

Rindge, Frederick H., "A Revision of Some Species of Pero from the Western United States (Lepidoptera, Geometridae)" American Museum Novitiates. December 28, 1955 No. 1750. 5 records. Entered April 1, 2002.

Powell J. A. , "Biological and Distributional Data for Evergestis angustalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)". The Pan Pacific Entomologist 53:113. April 1977. One record. Entered April 1, 2002.

Opler, Paul. Eupithecia records from collecting trip with Buckner in Sierra and Lassen counties. Ferris dissections. 20 records entered. Entered April 1, 2002.

Rubinoff, Dan and Jerry Powell. "Description of Diedra, New Genus (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae: Archipini)., and Three New Species, Based on Phylogenetic Analysis". Annals of the Entomological Society of America Vol. 92 No 4 July 1999. Ppg 473-487. Six records and three corrections/deletions of previous records. Entered April 3, 2002.

Donahue, Julian and H.H. Neunzig. "Two New Dioryctria From California (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae)"Holarctic Lepidoptera 8(2) 33-36 (2002). 12 New records. Entered April 7, 2002.

Leuschner, Ronald H. Records from Yuba County from identifications done for Steve Miller. 11 records entered, Yuba County and one new CA record from San Bernardino. Entered April 7, 2002.

Kaila, Lauri. "A Review of Coelopoeta (Elachistidae), With Descriptions of Two New Species". Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 49(2) 1995, ppg 171-178. 4 new records. Entered April 11, 2002.

594 records of micros and noctuids from MONA #5023 to about # 6251.a and from 9020 to 9172 from Essig Museum on a visit in April, 2002 by Kelly Richers.. Entered May 9, 2002.

Leuschner, Ronald H. 123 records from his personal collection with several hundred updates and dates added to Riverside County records. Entered May 9, 2002.

Dyar, Harrison G . and Carl Heinrich "The American Moths of the Genus Diatraea and Allies" Proceedings of the United States National Museum Vol 71, Art. 19 Pp 1-48. 1927. One type locality added. Entered May 10, 2002.

Comstock, John A. "The Early Stages of Oidaematophorus phaceliae McD. (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae)" The Canadian Entomologist, Volume 96, March 1964 ppg 538-340. Two records from descriptions. Entered May 10, 2002.

Leuschner, Ronald H. Records from his personal collection from trips to Tulare County in 1958, 1960 and 1964 to Sequoia NP, plus heis records from Stony Creek, Tulare County in 1990, Kennedy Mdws in 1996, Camp KEEP, Poso Park in 1995 and Poison Meadow in 2000. About 40 reecords entered, geometrids and noctuids. Entered May 11, 2002.

 
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