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55a0065 – 2530   Vitacea polistiformis (Harris, 1854)
             Grape Root Borer

© Tom Lethbridge
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Aegeria polistiformis Harris, 1854
Vitacea huron Engelhardt, 1946
Sciapteron seminole Neumögen, 1894
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Engelhardt, G.P., 1946. The North American clear-wing moths of the family Aegeridae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 190: 152.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Vitacea polistiformis
© Machele White
Vitacea polistiformis
© Univ. of Georgia -
Vitacea polistiformis
© Dennis Totin
Vitacea polistiformis
© John Himmelman
Vitacea polistiformis
f. – © James Solomon, USDA-FS,
Vitacea polistiformis
m. – © William Taft & Mich. St. Univ.

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