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51a0632 – 2831.1   Argyroploce externa (Eversmann, 1844)

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Distribution: Canada: AB, NT, YT; USA: WA.
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  • 2856 Olethreutes costimaculana
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Paedisca externa Eversmann, 1844
Selenodes dalecarliana Guenée, 1845
Taxonomic Notes: Argyroploce externa (Eversmann, 1844) was first recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico under its synonym, 2831.1 A. dalecarliana, by Jalava and Miller (1998). This synonymy was made by Nedoshivina (2007), Nota Lepidopterologica 30 (1): 100.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Jalava, J., W.E. Miller, 1998. Boreal Olethreutini 1. (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae): synonymies and holarctic records. Entomologica Fennica, 9: 137-142.
  • Nedoshivina, S.V., 2007:. On the type specimens of the Tortricidae described by Eduard Friedrich Eversmann from the Volgo-Ural Region. Nota Lepidopterologica, 30 (1): 100.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Argyroploce externa
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