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931699.4 – 9779   Argentostiria koebelei (Riley, 1893)

Lynn Monroe
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Synonymy: Antaplaga koebelei Riley, 1893
Chalcopasta coebelei Hampson, 1910
Taxonomic Notes: Argentostiria koebelei: Formerly placed in the genus Chalcopasta.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Poole, R. W., 1995. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.1: p. 152; pl. 4.52. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 52.22m; p. 290. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Argentostiria koebelei
Leslie Goethals
Argentostiria koebelei
22mm – Jim Vargo

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