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801556.00 – 5075   Pyrausta socialis (Grote, 1877)
             Sociable Pyrausta
Distribution Data for Pyrausta socialis
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Synonymy: Botis socialis Grote, 1877
Pyrausta perpallidalis Munroe, 1976
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Munroe, E., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2b, p. 140; pl. 9.33-37. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Pyrausta socialis
David Bree
Pyrausta socialis
24mm – Charles D. Bird
Pyrausta socialis
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