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931178 – 8896   Diachrysia aereoides (Grote, 1864)
             Dark-spotted Looper

Bo Zaremba
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Plusia aereoides Grote, 1864
Diachrysia aeroides Franclemont & Todd, 1983
  • 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)
  • Lafontaine, J. D. & R. W. Poole, 1991. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 25.1: p. 61; pl. 1.25. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Diachrysia aereoides
Dave Beadle
Diachrysia aereoides
Nolie Schneider
Diachrysia aereoides
CO - LG – C.P. Gillette Museum
Diachrysia aereoides
33mm – Jim Vargo

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