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931797 – 10154   Sympistis perscripta (Guenée, 1852)
             Scribbled Sallow

© J. C. Jones
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Synonymy: Lepipolys perscripta Guenée, 1852
Taxonomic Notes: Sympistis perscripta: Formerly placed in the genus Lepipolys.
  • 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)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 51.30m; p. 286. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Sympistis perscripta
© Hugh McGuinness
Sympistis perscripta
© Jillian Cowles
Sympistis perscripta
© Ron Votaw
Sympistis perscripta
30mm – © Canadian National Collection
Sympistis perscripta
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Sympistis perscripta
32mm – © Jim Vargo
Sympistis perscripta
© Dave Wagner

Sympistis perscripta
© Dave Wagner

Sympistis perscripta
© Valerie G. Bugh

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