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Digital Guide to Moth Identification

North American Lepidoptera Genitalia Library
9324469456Amphipoea interoceanica (Smith, 1899) – Interoceanic Ear Moth
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths

Amphipoea interoceanica
JoAnne Russo -

ID confirmed by brushing scales off tip of abdomen. In A. interoceanica, the digitus on the valvae does not extend beyond the tip of the valvae, as it does in A. americana.

Amphipoea interoceanica
JoAnne Russo -
Amphipoea interoceanica
JoAnne Russo -

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