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Cosmopterigidae
420379.001481Cosmopterix callichalca – Meyrick, 1922

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Distribution: Texas to Florida north to Michigan.
Type Locality: Brazil
Description/
Field Marks:
See Koster (2010), Zool. Med. 84(10): 298; figs. 23, 125, 208, 311.
Genitalia: See Koster (2010)
Similar Species: 1485 Cosmopterix quadrilineella
1486 Cosmopterix minutella
Taxonomic Notes: Cosmopterix callichalca Meyrick, 1922 includes as a synonym Cosmopterix dicacula Hodges 1962 [1481], Zool. Med. 84(10): 298.
References
Cosmopterix callichalca
© Rick Welton
Cosmopterix callichalca
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