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Adelidae
210119.00 – 0229   Adela purpurea Walker, 1863
Distribution Data for Adela purpurea
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Synonymy: Adela purpurea Walker, 1863
Adela biviella Zeller, 1873
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Davis, D.R., & M.J. Medeiros, 2023. A revision of the family Adelidae of the Western Hemisphere (Lepidoptera: Adeloidea). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 656: 1-215.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Microleps.org
Adela purpurea
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Adela purpurea
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Adela purpurea
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