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63a0066 – 6094   Capperia ningoris (Walsingham, 1880)
             Hedgenettle Plume Moth
Distribution Data for Capperia ningoris
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Distribution: Type locality: CA, OR.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Oxyptilus ningoris Walsingham, 1880
Oxyptilus bernardinus 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.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 12.20f; p. 118. 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. 26.
Capperia ningoris
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Capperia ningoris
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Capperia ningoris
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