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931675 – 9774   Chrysoecia thoracica (Edwards, 1884)

Charles W. Melton
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Synonymy: Eulithosia thoracica Edwards, 1884
Taxonomic Notes: Chrysoecia thoracica: Formerly placed in the genus Cryptonychia.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Poole, R. W., 1995. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.1: p. 119; pl. 4.9-10. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Chrysoecia thoracica
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