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59a0099 – 0886   Agonopterix lecontella (Clemens, 1860)

Reared - George Smiley
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Depressaria lecontella Clemens, 1860
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1974. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.2, p. 37; pl. 2.35. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Agonopterix lecontella
George Smiley LG
Found on a herbaceous legume - 19mm
Agonopterix lecontella
George Smiley LG
Reared on a herbaceous legume - 19mm

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