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911396.006949Pherne placeraria (Guenée, [1858])

© Edna Woodward
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Synonymy: Ellopia placeraria Guenée, [1858]
Tetracis mellitularia Hulst, 1886
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barnes, W. & F.H. Benjamin, 1916. Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America, 3(3): 188-189; pl. 15, fig. 13 (placeraria (=mellitularia)).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Pherne placeraria
© Edna Woodward
Pherne placeraria
32mm - LG – © Jim Vargo
Pherne placeraria
35mm – © McGuire Center Collection

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