Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
(Guenée, 1845) (1)
Argyroptera adamantana Guenée, 1845
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin adamantis meaning "coveted."
Heinrich (1923) listed the wingspan 15-20 mm. (2)
The main flight period appears to be September to December.
Heinrich, C., 1923. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum.
; fig. 215. (2)
Kearfott, W.D., 1905. Descriptions of new species of tortricid moths, from North Carolina, with notes. Proceedings of The United States National Museum
Guenée, 1845 (Argyroptera), Annales de la Société Entomologique de France.
(2) 3: 303