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80a1157 – 4823   Porphyrorhegma fortunata Munroe, 1961

Holly L Salvato
Distribution: Type locality: USA, California, Imperial Co., Fish Creek Mts.
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Synonymy: Porphyrorhegma fortunata Munroe, 1961
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Munroe, E.G., 1961. Synopsis of the North American Odontiinae, with descriptions of new genera and species (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 93(24): 38; fig. 45, 133-135, 197, 235. (abstract and access)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Porphyrorhegma fortunata
Paratype - LG(cc) CBG Photog. Grp. (USNM)
Porphyrorhegma fortunata
LG(cc) CBG Photog. Grp. (CNC)

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