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North American Lepidoptera Genitalia Library
510089.13762Agapeta zoegana (Linnaeus, 1767) – Knapweed Root-Borer
  • Agapeta zoegana (Linnaeus, 1767) was released in 1984 as a biocontrol of knapweed.
    The number 3762 was assigned to 3782 Cochylis transversana Walsingham, 1879 in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Gilligan, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

Agapeta zoegana
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