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420087.000874.1Agonopterix alstroemeriana (Clerck, 1759) –
              Poison Hemlock Moth

© John Davis
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Synonymy: Phalaena alstroemeriana Clerck, 1759
Tinea monilella [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Tinea puella Hübner, 1796
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Clerck, 1759. Icones Insectorum Rariorum, 1: pl. 10, fig. 1.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 4.44m; p. 65. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
© Will Chatfield-Taylor
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
© Cheryl Moorehead
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
© John Davis
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
© Eric LaGasa & WSDA
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
18mm – © Jim Vargo
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
© John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

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