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51a1138 – 3235   Proteoteras moffatiana Fernald, 1905
             Maple Bud Borer

David Reed
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Proteoteras moffatiana Fernald, 1905
  • 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. 137.214. (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
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Proteoteras moffatiana
Mississippi Entomological Museum
Proteoteras moffatiana
Canadian National Collection LG

Proteoteras moffatiana
Canadian National Collection LG

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