Acroncosa castrella

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Acroncosa castrella
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pyralidae
Genus: Acroncosa
Species: A. castrella
Binomial name
Acroncosa castrella
Barnes & McDunnough, 1917[1]

Acroncosa castrella is a species of snout moth in the genus Acroncosa. It was described by Barnes and McDunnough in 1917. It is found in North America, including the type location of New Mexico.[2]


It was previously treated as a subspecies of Acroncosa albiflavella.


  1. ^ "mothphotographersgroup". Retrieved 2011-10-07. 
  2. ^ "LepIndex". Retrieved 2011-12-16.