The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Argyresthia castaneella Busck, 1915

Chestnut ermine moth

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Argyresthia castaneela Busck, 1915

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1915

IUCN status: Extinct

 

Distribution

USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Busck, August. (1915). Descriptions of new North American Microlepidoptera. Proc. Ent. Soc. Washington 17: 79-94.

 

Other references:

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Argyresthia castaneela. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 27 August 2012.

 

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