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360236.00 – 2497   Aetole bella Chambers, 1875

Charles Melton
Field Marks:
See Hsu & Powell (2004)
Genitalia: See Hsu & Powell (2004)
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Synonymy: Aetole bella Chambers, 1875
Taxonomic Notes: Aetole bella Chambers, 1875, formerly placed in the genus Heliodines in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist), is returned to the genus Aetole, Univ. Calif. Publ. Entom., 124: 1-158.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hsu, Y-F. & J.A. Powell, 2004. Phylogenetic Relationships within Heliodinidae and Systematics of Moths Formerly Assigned to Heliodines Stainton (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutoidea). University of California Publications in Entomology, 124: 1-158.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 11.42m; p. 111. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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