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51a0540 – 2771   Phaecasiophora confixana (Walker, 1863)
             Macramé Moth

© Bob Patterson
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Sciaphila confixana Walker, 1863
Sericoris mutabilana Clemens, 1865
Sciaphila perductana Walker, 1863
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 58.31. (out of print)
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Phaecasiophora confixana
© Bob Patterson
Phaecasiophora confixana
© Greg Raterman
Phaecasiophora confixana
20mm – © Jim Vargo
Phaecasiophora confixana
17mm – © U. S. National Museum
Phaecasiophora confixana
17mm – © U. S. National Museum

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