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80a1549 – 5339   Crambus pascuella (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Synonymy: Phalaena Tinea pascuella Linnaeus, 1758
Crambus acutellus Rebel, 1901
Crambus acutulellus Chrétien, 1896
Crambus? collutellus Fuchs, 1902
Crambus fumipalpellus Mann, 1871
Crambus obscurellus Kuchlein, 1958
Crambus pascualis Hübner, 1825
Crambus floridus Zeller, 1872
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 24.2f; p. 181. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Crambus pascuella
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Crambus pascuella
20mm – © Charles D. Bird
Crambus pascuella
CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
Crambus pascuella
22mm – © Mississippi Entomological Museum

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