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Oecophoridae
420054.001058Polix coloradella (Walsingham, 1888) – The Skunk Moth

John Davis
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Synonymy: Oecophora coloradella Walsingham, 1888
Schiffermuelleria rostrigera Meyrick, 1919
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1974. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.2, p. 121; pl. 6.19-21. order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 4.29f; p. 62. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Polix coloradella
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Polix coloradella
John Davis
Polix coloradella
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Polix coloradella
Gary Anweiler
Polix coloradella
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Polix coloradella
19mm – Jim Vargo

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