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Pyralidae
80a0312 – 5823   Pyla impostor Heinrich, 1956

[T] - Mark Dreiling
Distribution: Type locality: USA, Washington, Whatcom County, Slate Peak, 6,000-7,000 ft.
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Synonymy: Pyla impostor Heinrich, 1956
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:ABZ4203 - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification.
  • Heinrich, C., 1956. American moths of the subfamily Phycitinae. Bulletin United States National Museum, 207: 143; figs. 364, 850.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 2003. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 145; pl. 5.8-10. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Pyla impostor
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