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33a0419 – 0698   Leucospilapteryx venustella (Clemens, 1860)

David Reed
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Synonymy: Gracilaria venustella Clemens, 1860
Gracillaria eupatoriella Chambers, 1872
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at
Leucospilapteryx venustella
Carol Wolf
Leucospilapteryx venustella
Greg Raterman
Leucospilapteryx venustella
Greg Raterman
Leucospilapteryx venustella
6mm – Jim Vargo
Leucospilapteryx venustella

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