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932376.009415.2Oligia latruncula ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) –
              Tawny Marbled Minor

© Nigel Grindley
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Synonymy: Noctua latruncula [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Phalaena Noctua aerata Esper, 1790
Noctua aethiops Haworth, 1809
Phalaena meretricula Borkhausen, 1792
Taxonomic Notes: Oligia latruncula: An Old World species that has become established in the New York City area.
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Oligia latruncula
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Oligia latruncula
© Steve Walter
Oligia latruncula
© Nigel Grindley
Oligia latruncula
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Oligia latruncula
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