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80a0799 – 5031   Pyrausta atropurpuralis (Grote, 1877)

Mark Dreiling
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Botis atropurpuralis Grote, 1877
  • 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 13.2b, p. 98; pl. 8.22, 23. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Pyrausta atropurpuralis
Mark Dreiling
Pyrausta atropurpuralis
Ann Hendrickson
Pyrausta atropurpuralis
Terry Hibbitts
Pyrausta atropurpuralis
17mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Pyrausta atropurpuralis
18mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum

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