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80a0377 – 5871   Sarata dophnerella Ragonot, 1887
Distribution Data for Sarata dophnerella
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Distribution: Type locality: California.
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Synonymy: Sarata dnopherella Ragonot, 1887
Taxonomic Notes: Sarata dophnerella Ragonot, 1887 corrects spelling of dnopherella Ragonot, 1893, an unjustified emendation though the original name is likely a misspelling. The Greek "dnoferós" = “dark, murky” .
  • Heinrich, C., 1956. American moths of the subfamily Phycitinae. Bulletin United States National Museum, 207: 162; fig. 402.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 2003. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 208; pl. 10.12. order or free PDF
  • Ragonot, E.L., 1887. Diagnoses of North American Phycitidae and Galleriidae. Published by the author, Paris, p. 11 - PDF.
  • Ragonot, E.L., 1893. Monographie des Phycitinae et des Galleriinae. In: Romanoff, N. M., Mémoires sur les Lépidoptères, 7: 616; pl. 23, figs. 2a-b.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Sarata dophnerella
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