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930682 – 8502   Metalectra tantillus (Grote, 1875)
             Black Fungus Moth

Gary Phillips
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Homopyralis tantillus Grote, 1875
Homopyralis monodia Dyar, 1903
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Metalectra tantillus
Machele White
Metalectra tantillus
Lewis Scharpf
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Steve Walter
Metalectra tantillus
Steve Walter
Metalectra tantillus
LG – Jim Troubridge
Metalectra tantillus
25mm – Jim Vargo

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