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80a0721 – 4955   Anania leuschneri (Munroe, 1976)

Jennifer W. Hanson
Field Marks:
Wingspan: ~20mm.
Similar Species:
  • 4956 Anania extricalis is larger.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Phlyctaenia leuschneri Munroe, 1976
  • 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., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2a, p. 31; pl. 1.46, 2.1.. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Anania leuschneri
USNM Coll. - LG – Hugh McGuinness
Anania leuschneri
Jim Vargo

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