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51a0682 – 3394   Hystrichophora asphodelana (Kearfott, 1907)
Distribution Data for Hystrichophora asphodelana
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Distribution: Type locality (stygiana): USA: Williams, AZ; Golden, CO.
Holotype (seraphicana): USA: Pullman, WA.
Similar Species:
  • Hystrichophora stygiana and H. asphodelana form a complex with apparently no clear delineation. Further study is needed.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Thiodia asphodelana Kearfott, 1907
Hystrichophora seraphicana Heinrich, 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.
  • Heinrich, C., 1923. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 123: 258.
Photographs are needed for this species.

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