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911239.006807Tacparia detersata (Guenée, [1858]) – Pale Alder Moth

© Gary Kessler
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Tephrina detersata Guenée, [1858]
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Tacparia detersata
© Janice Stiefel
Tacparia detersata
© Anthony W. Thomas
Tacparia detersata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Tacparia detersata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Tacparia detersata
28mm – © Jim Vargo

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