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300040 – 0328   Amydria arizonella Dietz, 1905

DNA - Charles W. Melton
Distribution: Caution: the genus Amydria contains many undescribed species and dissection is required for identification. Mapping and placement of all images in this genus should be considered tentative.
Type locality: "Arizona (Phoenix, Hachuca)".
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Amydria arizonella Dietz, 1905
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Dietz, W.G., 1905. Revision of the genera and species of the Tineid subfamilies Amydriinae and Tineinae inhabiting north America. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 31: 6.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 2.38m; p. 51. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Amydria arizonella
Steve Nanz
Amydria arizonella
LG Steve Morris
Amydria arizonella
18mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Amydria arizonella
18mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Amydria arizonella
LG – Valeriu Albu

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