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53a0047 – 2674   Cossula magnifica (Strecker, 1876)
             Pecan Carpenterworm

Sean McCann
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Cymatophora magnifica Strecker, 1876
Cossula basalis Edwards, 1891
Cossula magnifica Bailey, 1882
Arbela norax Druce, 1898
  • 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
Cossula magnifica
Lynette Schimming
Cossula magnifica
Machele White
Cossula magnifica
Randy Newman
Cossula magnifica
LG – Jim Troubridge
Cossula magnifica
35mm – Jim Vargo

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