WWW MPG website only

Digital Guide to Moth Identification

36a0094 – 2467   Argyresthia oreasella Clemens, 1860
             Cherry Shoot Borer

Tom Murray
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Argyresthia oreasella Clemens, 1860
Argyresthia andereggiella of authors not Duponchel, 1838
Argyresthia oreadella Meyrick, 1914
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Busck, A., 1907. Revision of the American moths of the genus Argyresthia. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 32(1506): 5-24. (key to Argyresthia)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 11.21m; p. 105. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at
Argyresthia oreasella
Bob Patterson
Argyresthia oreasella
David Reed
Argyresthia oreasella
Tom Murray
Argyresthia oreasella
Steve Scott
Argyresthia oreasella
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Argyresthia oreasella
Jim Vargo
Argyresthia oreasella

Moth Photographers Group  at the  Mississippi Entomological Museum  at the  Mississippi State University

Send suggestions, or submit photographs to Webmaster — Moth Photographers Group

Database design and scripting support provided by Mike Boone