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59a0954 – 2083   Chionodes helicosticta (Meyrick, 1929)
Distribution Data for Chionodes helicosticta
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Distribution: Type locality: Fort Davis, TX; Mescalero, NM.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia helicosticta Meyrick, 1929
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1999. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.6, p. 102; pl. 4.16-18. order or free PDF
  • Meyrick, E., 1929. Exotic Microlepidoptera, 3(16): 490.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 8.42f; p. 93. Book Review and ordering
Chionodes helicosticta
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