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63a0011 – 6115   Platyptilia albicans (Fish, 1881)
             White-banded Plume Moth

[T] - Glenn Fine
Distribution: Alberta south to Nevada and California.
Type locality: Nevada.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Platyptilus albicans Fish, 1881
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Fish, C., 1881. Pterophoridae. The Canadian Entomologist, 13: 71.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

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