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63a0022 – 6146   Stenoptilia mengeli Fernald, 1898
             Mengel's Plume Moth
Distribution Data for Stenoptilia mengeli
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Distribution: Greenland, Canada: YT, NT, NU (BOLD, accessed 12/27/2019).
Type locality: Greenland.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Stenoptilia mengeli Fernald, 1898
Pterophorus islandicus of authors not Staudinger, 1857
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Fernald, C.H., 1898. The Pterophoridae of North America. Hatch Experiment Station of the Massachusetts Agricultural College, p. 60.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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