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63a0157 – 6160   Adaina ambrosiae (Murtfeldt, 1880)
             Ragweed Plume Moth

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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Oedaematophorus ambrosiae Murtfeldt, 1880
Pterophorus participatus Möschler, 1890
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Matthews, D.L. & C.V. Covell, 2021. Common Names Of North American Plume Moths (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). Southern Lepidopterists' News, 43(2): 123-148.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 12.31f; p. 120. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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