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80a0463 – 5917   Ancylosis albipenella (Hulst, 1887)

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Synonymy: Pempelia albipenella Hulst, 1887
Staudingeria olivacella Dyar, 1904
Staudingeria perluteella Dyar, 1904
Taxonomic Notes: Ancylosis albipenella (Hulst, 1887) was formerly in the genus Staudingeria, generic synonymy in Leraut (2008).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hulst, G.D., 1887. New species of Pyralidae. Entomologica Americana, 3: 133.
  • Leraut, P.J.A., 2008. Ebauche d’une liste des pyrales de France [Lepidoptera, Pyraloidea]. Revue Francaise d'Entomologie (N.S.), 29: 149-166.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 26.16f, 26.17f; p. 194. Book Review and ordering
  • Scholtens, B.G. & M.A. Solis, 2015. Annotated check list of the Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) of America North of Mexico. ZooKeys, 535: 1-136.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Ancylosis albipenella
CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
Ancylosis albipenella
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