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36a0004 – 2510   Lithariapteryx abroniaeella Chambers, 1876
             The Delicate Little Gem-wing

Kim Davis
Distribution: Type locality: Edgerton, CO.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Lithariapteryx abroniaeella Chambers, 1876
Lithariapteryx abroniella Meyrick, 1913
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Chambers, V.T., 1876. Tineina. The Canadian Entomologist, 8: 217.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 11.36f; p. 110. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Lithariapteryx abroniaeella
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Lithariapteryx abroniaeella
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