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80a0800 – 5032   Pyrausta nicalis (Grote, 1878)

Ian Maton
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Stemmatophora nicalis Grote, 1878
Syllythria subnicalis Warren, 1892
Botis uxorculalis 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.
  • Munroe, E., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2b, p. 99; pl. 7.24-31. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Pyrausta nicalis
21mm – Charles D. Bird
Pyrausta nicalis
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