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620627.002833Phiaris siderana (Treitschke, 1834)
Distribution Data for Phiaris siderana
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Synonymy: Olethreutes siderana Treitschke, 1834
Argyroploce aurana Caradja, 1939
Sericoris chalybeana Walsingham, 1879
Argyroploce notata Walsingham, 1900
Taxonomic Notes: Phiaris siderana: Formerly in the genus Olethreutes.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 14.30m; p. 131. Book Review and ordering
Phiaris siderana
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Phiaris siderana
17mm – U. S. National Museum
Phiaris siderana
16mm – U. S. National Museum

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