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36a0064 – 2438   Argyresthia apicimaculella Chambers, 1874

Mark Shields
Distribution: Type locality: Kentucky.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Argyresthia apicimaculella Chambers, 1874
Argyresthia visaliella Chambers, 1875
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Busck, A., 1907. Revision of the American moths of the genus Argyresthia. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 32(1506): 5-24. (key to Argyresthia)
  • Chambers, V.T., 1874. Micro-Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 6: 11.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Argyresthia apicimaculella
10mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Argyresthia apicimaculella
LG – Terry Harrison

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