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932437.009447.2Rhizedra lutosa (Hübner, [1803]) – Large Wainscot Moth

© Robin McLeod
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Synonymy: Noctua lutosa Hübner, [1803]
Noctua bathyerga Boie, 1835
Noctua crassicornis Haworth, 1809
Rhizedra griseata Warren, 1911
Noctua pilicornis Haworth, 1812
Nonagria vectis Curtis, 1833
Taxonomic Notes: Rhizedra lutosa: Introduced from Europe into eastern North America and spreading (McCabe and Schweitzer 1991).
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Rhizedra lutosa
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Rhizedra lutosa
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