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300081.1 – 0366   Acrolophus mortipennella (Grote, 1872)

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Synonymy: Anaphora mortipennella Grote, 1872
Acrolophus carphologa Meyrick, 1919
Acrolophus quadripunctellus Dyar, 1900
Acrolophus zeela Hasbrouck, 1964
  • 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: 553; figs. 59-64.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Acrolophus mortipennella
Gerald Donehew
Acrolophus mortipennella
Gerald Donehew
Acrolophus mortipennella
Jack Foreman
Acrolophus mortipennella
23mm – Jim Vargo
Acrolophus mortipennella
30mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Acrolophus mortipennella
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