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800706.005312Rupela sejuncta – Heinrich, 1937

© Nigel Grindley
Distribution: Type locality: Harris County, TX; paratypes: TX, GA, FL, AL, “Staten Island” (presumably NY).
Field Marks:
Wings white with veins 11 (R1) and 12 (Sc) connected.
Genitalia: See Heinrich (1937).
Similar Species: 5310 Rupela segrega, requires dissection.
5311 Rupela tinctella has both a brown and white form; the latter requires dissection.
Rupela sejuncta
© Nigel Grindley
Rupela sejuncta
© Nigel Grindley
Rupela sejuncta
© Aaron Hunt
Rupela sejuncta
© Jim Vargo

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