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51a0632.3 – 2855   Argyroploce mengelana (Fernald, 1894)
Distribution Data for Argyroploce mengelana
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Synonymy: Sericoris mengelana Fernald, 1894
Penthina groenlandicana Bang-Haas, 1896
Taxonomic Notes: Argyroploce mengelana (Fernald, 1894), current placement following Aarvik et al. (2017), was formerly in the genus Olethreutes.
  • Aarvik, L., B.Å. Bengtsson, H. Elven, P. Ivinskis, U. Jürivete, O. Karsholt, M. Mutanen, N. Savenkov, 2017. Nordic-Baltic Checklist of Lepidoptera. Norwegian Journal of Entomology, Supplement 3: 1-236.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Fernald, C.H., 1894. Descriptions of Pyralidae from the Death Valley. Insect Life. U.S. Department Agriculture, 6: 255-257.
Argyroploce mengelana
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