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801427.004953Anania tertialis – Crowned Phlyctaenia Moth – (Guenée, 1854)

© Lula Field
Taxonomic Notes: Anania tertialis (Guenée, 1854), formerly treated as a subspecies of Anania coronata (Hufnagel, 1767), a species extralimital to North America, is raised to full species status, Systematic Entomology. 37: 687-705.
  • Munroe, E., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2a, p. 30; pl. 2.15-27. order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, Moths of Western North America, Pl. 22.29m; p. 174. Book Review and ordering
  • Species page at E. H. Strickland Museum.
  • Species Page at BOLD Barcoding Project
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Yang Z., J-F. Landry, L. Handfield , Y. Zhang, M.A. Solis, D. Handfield, B.G. Scholtens, M. Mutanen, M. Nuss, P.D.N. Hebert, 2012. DNA barcoding and morphology reveal three cryptic species of Anania (Lepidoptera: Crambidae: Pyraustinae) in North America, all distinct from their European counterpart. Systematic Entomology, 37: 687-705.
Anania tertialis
© Bob Patterson
Anania tertialis
© Larry Line
Anania tertialis
© Nolie Schneider
Anania tertialis
© Machele White
Anania tertialis
© Carol Wolf
Anania tertialis
© Matthew Priebe
Anania tertialis
© Ken Childs
Anania tertialis
22mm – © Charles D. Bird
Anania tertialis
CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
Anania tertialis
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