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59a0974 – 2120   Chionodes trichostola (Meyrick, 1923)

Mark Dreiling - DNA
Distribution: Victoria, BC to southern CA and TX.
Type locality: Victoria, BC.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia trichostola Meyrick, 1923
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1999. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.6, p. 135; pl. 2.47-49. order or free PDF
  • Meyrick, E., 1923. Exotic Microlepidoptera, 3(1): 22; 3(11): 347.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 9.2m; p. 94. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Chionodes trichostola
Chris Grinter
Chionodes trichostola
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Chionodes trichostola
17mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Chionodes trichostola
Canadian National Collection LG

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