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Argyrolacia bifida

Argyrolacia bifida
In Westwood by outdoor night light; elevation 5100ft, Lassen County, California, USA
June 16, 2012
Size: Forewing length 6mm
New Species for BugGuide; and a new genus also - I believe!

Species ID for this specimen provided by BOLD Systems. DNA for this specimen is a solid match with species Argyrolacia bifida.

See here for Argyrolacia bifida species page at BOLD Systems:
And here for BOLD's A. bifida Public Data Portal - BIN Page.
And here for this specimen's Record Page at BOLD Systems.

See also species pages at MPG

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Moved from Gelechiinae.

Very nice!

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