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80a0004 – 5541   Acallis griphalis (Hulst, 1886)

Mark Dreiling
Distribution: Type locality (griphalis): Colorado.
Type locality (centralis): Williams, AZ.
Similar Species:
  • 5513 Aglossa electalis
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Aglossa gripalis Hulst, 1886
Ugra angustipennis Warren, 1891
Acallis centralis Dyar, 1910
Acallis fernaldi Ragonot, 1891
Taxonomic Notes: Acallis griphalis (Hulst, 1886) includes as a synonyms Acallis gripalis (Hulst, 1886), missp., in Hulst (1886:xxiv) and 5542 Accalis centralis in Solis et al. (2013), ZooKeys 344: 55-71.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Dyar, H.G., 1910. Some moths from Claremont, California with notes on certain allied species. Pomona College Journal of Entomology, 2: 376.
  • Hulst, G.D., 1886. Descriptions of new Pyralidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 13: 146; xxiv (errata ).
  • Solis, M.A., E.D. Cashatt, B.C. Scholtens, 2013. New North American Chrysauginae (Pyralidae) described by E.D. Cashatt. ZooKeys, 344: 55-71.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Acallis griphalis
Cindy B. Keiser
Acallis griphalis
Mark Dreiling
Acallis griphalis
Steve Morris
Acallis griphalis
27mm – Jim Vargo
Acallis griphalis
LG – Jim Vargo
Acallis griphalis
19mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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