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300012 – 0442   Cryptothelea gloverii (Packard, 1869)

© Steve Nanz
Similar Species:
  • 0441 C. nigrita & 0442 C. gloverii are difficult to separate using observable characteristics and may require close examination of the antennae.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Platoeceticus gloverii Packard, 1869
Manatha jonesi Barnes & Benjamin, 1922
Chalia pizote Schaus, 1927
Oiketicoides tristis Vásquez, 1941
  • 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
Cryptothelea gloverii
© Mark Dreiling
Cryptothelea gloverii
16mm – © Jim Vargo
Cryptothelea gloverii
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