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80a0847 – 5077.1   Hyalorista exuvialis (Guenée, 1854)
Distribution Data for Hyalorista exuvialis
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Distribution: Florida
Type locality: Cayenne, French Guiana.
Field Marks:
5044 Pyrausta insignitalis has hindwing subterminal shade wider at the costa.
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Synonymy: Rhodaria exuvialis Guenée, 1854
Taxonomic Notes: Hyalorista exuvialis (Guenée, 1854) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico; misidentified specimens collected from Florida since the 1980s, James Hayden (pers. comm., 6/12/2019).
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Hyalorista exuvialis
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