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63a0007 – 6111   Platyptilia comstocki Lange, 1939
             Comstock's Plume Moth

Ed Poropat
Distribution: Type locality: White Mountains, AZ.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Platyptilia comstocki Lange, 1939
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Lange, W.H., 1939. A New Plume Moth from Arizona ( Lepidoptera - Pterophoridae). Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, 38: 26-29.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

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