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932963 – 10459   Leucania inermis (Forbes, 1936)
             Unarmed Wainscot

Jack Foreman
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Cirphis inermis Forbes, 1936
  • 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 Mass Moths
  • Species Page at The Noctuidae of North America by Robert W. Poole ( - archived page access (go to a year prior to 2020 and select a blue circled date from the calendar).
Leucania inermis
Bob Patterson
Leucania inermis
Larry Line
Leucania inermis
Tom Murray
Leucania inermis
Carol Wolf
Leucania inermis
35mm – Jim Vargo
Leucania inermis
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

Leucania inermis
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

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