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33a0299 – 0733   Phyllonorycter argentifimbriella (Clemens, 1859)

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Synonymy: Lithocolletis argentifimbriella Clemens, 1859
Lithocolletis fuscocostella Chambers, 1875
Lithocolletis longestriata Frey & Boll, 1873
Lithocolletis longirostrata Dyar, 1903
Lithocolletis longistriata Ely, 1918
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Braun, A.F., 1908. Revision of the North American species of the genus Lithocolletis Hübner. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 34: 281.
  • Clemens, B., 1859. Contribution to American Lepidopterology. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 11: 321.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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Phyllonorycter argentifimbriella
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Phyllonorycter argentifimbriella
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Phyllonorycter argentifimbriella

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