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620630.012831Pristerognatha agilana – (Clemens, 1860)

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Taxonomic Notes: Pristerognatha agilana (Clemens, 1860) is raised from synonymy with Pristerognatha fuligana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775), a European species not found in North America, to full species status, Proc. Entom. Soc. Wash., 87: 413.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 79.85. (out of print)
  • Miller, W.E., 1985. Nearctic Olethreutes: five new synonymies, two revised statuses, and notes (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 87(2): 408-417.
  • Species Page at BOLD Barcoding Project
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Pristerognatha agilana
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Pristerognatha agilana
12mm – © Jim Vargo
Pristerognatha agilana
18mm – © U. S. National Museum
Pristerognatha agilana
13mm – © U. S. National Museum
Pristerognatha agilana
12mm – © U. S. National Museum

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