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5917291658Neoscythris fissirostris (Meyrick, 1928)
  • Neoscythris fissirostris (Meyrick, 1928), formerly in the genus Scythris, is the type of Neoscythris Landry (1991:153).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Landry, J.-F., 1991. Systematics of Nearctic Scythrididae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea): phylogeny and classification of supraspecific taxa, with a review of described species. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 123(S160): 3-341.
  • Meyrick, E., 1928. Exotic Microlepidoptera, 3(13): 413.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

Neoscythris fissirostris
- Jim Vargo
Chavez Co., NM.

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