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620685.003395Hystrichophora taleana – Indigobush Twig Borer Moth – (Grote, 1878)

Mark Dreiling - DNA
Taxonomic Notes: Todd Gilligan (pers. comm., 07/2013) advises that there are at least two undescribed species forming a complex with H. taleana. It will require spread specimens and/or examination of genitalia to distinguish them. Descriptions of differencesd are not presently available. ~ B.P.
Hystrichophora taleana
Greg Raterman [T]
Hystrichophora taleana
15mm – Jim Vargo
Hystrichophora taleana
16mm – U. S. National Museum
Hystrichophora taleana
15mm – U. S. National Museum

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