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63a0014 – 6117   Anstenoptilia marmarodactyla (Dyar, 1902)
             Sage Plume Moth

William Geoghegan
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Synonymy: Platyptilia marmarodactyla Dyar, 1902
Platyptilia fuscicornis of authors not Zeller, 1877
Platyptilia pasadenensis Grinnell, 1908
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Matthews, D.L. & C.V. Covell, 2021. Common Names Of North American Plume Moths (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). Southern Lepidopterists' News, 43(2): 123-148.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 12.25m; p. 119. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Anstenoptilia marmarodactyla
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Anstenoptilia marmarodactyla
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Anstenoptilia marmarodactyla
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Anstenoptilia marmarodactyla
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