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80a0403 – 5742   Caristanius decoloralis (Walker, 1863)
Distribution Data for Caristanius decoloralis
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Distribution: Type locality (decoloralis): USA
Type locality (floridellus): USA, Florida, Charlotte Harbor.
Type locality (furfurella): Florida
Type locality (metagrammalis): USA
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Synonymy: Trachonitis decoloralis Walker, 1863
Elasmopalpus floridellus Hulst, 1890
Nephopteryx furfurella Hulst, 1887
Nephopteryx metagrammalis Walker, 1863
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 2003. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 221; pl. 8.22-23. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Caristanius decoloralis
Jeff Hollenbeck
Caristanius decoloralis
Jeff Hollenbeck
Caristanius decoloralis
Valerie G. Bugh
Caristanius decoloralis
Valerie G. Bugh
Caristanius decoloralis
LG(cc) CBG Photog. Grp. (USNM)
Caristanius decoloralis
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