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Tortricidae
620632.002831.1Argyroploce externa (Eversmann, 1844)

Chris Kotzer
Distribution: Canada: AB, NT, YT; USA: WA.
Similar Species:
  • 2856 Olethreutes costimaculana
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Taxonomic Notes: Argyroploce externa (Eversmann, 1844) was first recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico under its synonym, 2831.1 A. dalecarliana, by Jalava and Miller (1998). This synonymy was made by Nedoshivina (2007), Nota Lepidopterologica 30 (1): 100.
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Jalava, J., W.E. Miller, 1998. Boreal Olethreutini 1. (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae): synonymies and holarctic records. Entomologica Fennica, 9: 137-142.
  • Nedoshivina, S.V., 2007:. On the type specimens of the Tortricidae described by Eduard Friedrich Eversmann from the Volgo-Ural Region. Nota Lepidopterologica, 30 (1): 100.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Argyroploce externa
Chris Kotzer

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