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55a0121 – 2580   Synanthedon mellinipennis (Boisduval, 1836)
             Ceanothus Borer

Alice Abela
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Sesia mellinipennis Boisduval, 1836
Albuna artemisiae Edwards, 1881
Aegeria seneciodes Edwards, 1881
Aegeria senecioides Smith, 1891
  • 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: 37.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Synanthedon mellinipennis
LG – Valeriu Albu

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