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800764.004784Petrophila schaefferalis (Dyar, 1906)

Charles Melton
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Elophila schaefferalis Dyar, 1906
Argyractis castusalis Schaus, 1924
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 23.50m, 23.51f; p. 181. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Petrophila schaefferalis
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Petrophila schaefferalis
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Petrophila schaefferalis
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