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Coleophora leucochrysella

 

Species Authority
Clemens, 1863
Synonym/s
Common Name
American Coleophorid moth, Chestnut Case-bearer moth
Locality
USA
Last Record
Early 20th century
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/5111/0]Extinct[/url]
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/15195/coleophora-leucochrysella
Hypodigm
Notes
For a photograph of a preserved specimen see [url=https://www.artensterben.de/details.php?id=439]here[/url].
 
This species has apparently been rediscovered: https://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:https://www.nrs.fs.fed.us/pubs/gtr/gtr_nrs-p-28papers/01wagner-p-28.pdf
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Coleophora leucochrysella. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 29 July 2012.
 
https://www.acf.org/ct/news-and-updates/chestnut-and-invertebrate-extinctions/
 
https://www.artensterben.de/details.php?id=439