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460133.00 – 6161   Oidaematophorus occidentalis Walsingham, 1880
             Western Plume Moth
Distribution Data for Oidaematophorus occidentalis
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Synonymy: Oidaematophorus occidentalis Walsingham, 1880
Stenoptilia californica Grinnell, 1908
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 12.32m; p. 120. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Walsingham, L.T.d.G., 1880. Pterophoridae of California and Oregon. John Van Voorst, London, p. 37.
Oidaematophorus occidentalis
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Oidaematophorus occidentalis
22mm – Jim Vargo

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