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Species Calosima argyrosplendella - Hodges#1168

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Blastobasidae (Scavenger Moths)
Subfamily Blastobasinae (Scavenger Moths)
Tribe Holcocerini
Genus Calosima
Species argyrosplendella (Calosima argyrosplendella - Hodges#1168)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Calosima argyrosplendella Dietz, 1910
Lectotype: Hazleton, PA.
Patatypes: Vowells, LA; Hastings, FL.
See Also
Calosima dianella is larger and has broader wings.
Print References
Adamski, D. & R. W. Hodges, 1996. An annotated list of North American Blastobasinae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Coleophoridae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 98(4): 717.
Dietze, W.G., 1910. Revision of the Blastobasidae of North America. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 36: 22.
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