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300070.1 – 0347   Acrolophus cressoni (Walsingham, 1882)
             Cresson's Grass Tubeworm

Maury Heiman
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eulepiste cressoni Walsingham, 1882
  • 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)
  • Hasbrouck, F.F., 1964. Moths of the family Acrolophidae in America North of Mexico. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 114: 592; figs. 107-109.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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Gretchen Grammer
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Machele White
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Steve Loftin
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Ken Childs
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- 17mm - LG – Jim Vargo
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- 22mm - LG – Jim Vargo
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19mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Acrolophus cressoni
LG(cc) Miss. Ent. Mus.

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