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59a0080.1 – 0868.1   Agonopterix costimacula Clarke, 1941

Kyle Johnson
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Synonymy: Agonopterix costimacula Clarke, 1941
Taxonomic Notes: Agonopterix costimacula Clarke, 1941 is reinstated as a full species in Harrison & Berenbaum (2005), Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 107: 162 -175.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Clarke, J.F.G., 1941. Revision of the North American moths of the family Oecophoridae, with descriptions of new genera and species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 90(3107): 33-286.
  • Harrison, T.L. & M.R. Berenbaum, 2005. Rutaceae-feeding Agonopterix Hbner (Lepidoptera: Elachistidae) in Illinois. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 107: 162-175.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♂ (genitalia)
Agonopterix costimacula
LG – Kyle Johnson
Agonopterix costimacula
- Holotype - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum

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