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80a1235 – 4909   Evergestis funalis (Grote, 1878)

John Davis
Distribution: Type locality (funalis): California.
Type locality (insulalis): Duncans, Vancouver Island, BC.
Type locality (columbialis): Seton Lake, Lillooet, BC.
Type locality (angelina): Bouquet Canyon, Los Angeles Co., CA.
Type locality (wallacensis): Wallace, ID.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Aedis funalis Grote, 1878
Evergestis insulalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1914
Evergestis columbialis Munroe, [1974] 1973
Evergestis angelina Munroe, [1974] 1973
Evergestis wallacensis Munroe, [1974] 1973
  • 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., 1973. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae comprising the subfamily Evergestinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 13.1C: 269; pl. 13, figs. 10-20; pl. F, fig. 8 - Order, PDF.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Evergestis funalis
Glenn Fine
Evergestis funalis
27mm – Jim Vargo
Evergestis funalis
23mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum

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