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80a1188 – 4866   Abegesta reluctalis (Hulst, 1886)

Arlene Ripley
Distribution: Type locality: Arizona.
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Synonymy: Orobena reluctalis Hulst, 1886
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hulst, G.D., 1886. Descriptions of new Pyralidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 13: 156.
  • Munroe, E.G., 1964. New genera and species of Glaphyriinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). The Canadian Entomologist, 96: 1261-1307.
  • Munroe, E.G., 1972. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae (part), Odontiinae, Glaphryiinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 13.1B: 137-250 (order). - Free Access
  • Munroe, E.G., 1973. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae comprising the subfamily Evergestinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 13.1C: 251-304 - Order, PDF.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Abegesta reluctalis
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Abegesta reluctalis
Charles Melton
Abegesta reluctalis
Charles Melton
Abegesta reluctalis
15mm – Jim Vargo
Abegesta reluctalis
15mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum

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