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070005 – 0007   Eriocraniella aurosparsella (Walsingham, 1880)
Distribution Data for Eriocraniella aurosparsella
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Distribution: Type locality: Southern Oregon.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Micropteryx aurosparsella Walsingham, 1880
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Davis, D.R., 1978. A revision of the North American moths of the superfamily Eriocranioidea with the proposal of a new family, Acanthopteroctetidae (Lepidoptera). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 251: 1-104.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 1.3m; p. 34. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Eriocraniella aurosparsella
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Eriocraniella aurosparsella
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