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New Heterocera (Lep.).
By Frank Haimbach
Entomological news, and proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 26: 321-325, 1915
Haimbach, F., 1915. New Heterocera (Lep.). Entomological news, and proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 26: 321-325.

Epimecis carbonaria
Pyrausta jamaicalis
Pyrausta huachucalis
Hymenia kaeberalis
Diathrausta daeckealis
Diathrausta montana
Galasa fulvusana
Crambus carolinellus
Crambus lyonsellus
Amorbia wenzelana
Anaphora busckella

Platynota rostrana (Walker) and Phidotricha erigens Raganot: artificial diet effects on biological cycle.
By Nava D.E., P. Fortes, D.G. de Oliveira, F.T. Viera, T.M. Ibelli, J.V.C. Guedes, J.R.P. Parra
Brazilian Journal of Biology 66(4): 1-8., 2006
Nava et al., 2006. Platynota rostrana (Walker) (Tortricidae) and Phidotricha erigens Raganot (Pyralidae): artificial diet effects on biological cycle. Brazilian Journal of Biology 66(4): 1-8. (PDF)

Notes on North American microlepidoptera with descriptions of new genera and species.
By August Busck
Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 39(2): 87-98, 1940
Busck, A., 1940. Notes on North American Microlepidoptera with descriptions of new genera and species. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 39(2): 87-98.

Butterfly People: An American Encounter with the Beauty of the World.
By William R. Leach
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2013

I. Description of new North American moths.
By Augustus Radcliffe Grote
Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 1: 1-16, 1873
Grote, A.R., 1873. I. Description of new North American moths. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 1: 1-16.

New Canadian Lepidoptera.
By James H. McDunnough
The Canadian Entomologist 55(7): 163-168, 1923
McDunnough, J.H., 1923. New Canadian Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist 55(7): 163-168.

Euxoa dodi
Euxoa clausa
Crambus edmontellus
Argyroploce dextrana
Argyroploce bowmanana
Homona negundana
Cacoecia eleagnana
Cacoecia myricana
Cacoecia columbiana
Tortrix alberta
Tortrix trentonana
Tortrix flavidana

New Rhopalocera and Heterocera.
By Berthold Neumoegen (Neumögen)
The Canadian Entomologist 23(6): 122-126, 1891
Neumoegen, B., 1891. New Rhopalocera and Heterocera. The Canadian Entomologist 23(6): 122-126.

List of Lepidoptera taken at Williams, Arizona by Messrs. Schwarz and Barber.
By Harrison G. Dyar
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 5(3): 223-235, 1903
Dyar, H.G., 1903. List of Lepidoptera taken at Williams, Arizona by Messrs. Schwarz and Barber - I. Papilionoidea, Sphingoidea, Bombycoidea, Tineiodea (in part). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 5(3): 223-235.


Eugene Amandus Schwarz (1844-1928)
Herbert Spencer Barber (1882-1950)