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57a0028 – 4639.1   Pryeria sinica Moore, 1877
             Euonymous Defoliator

Stephen Schueman
Distribution: USA: MD, VA.
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Synonymy: Pryeria sinica Moore, 1877
Pryeria pryeri Jordan, 1907
Taxonomic Notes: Pryeria sinica Moore, 1877 is now recognized within the North American fauna. First introduced from Asia to MD and VA in 2001.
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Pryeria sinica
Stephen Schueman
Pryeria sinica
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Pryeria sinica
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