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80a1555 – 5345   Crambus whitmerellus Klots, 1942
             Whitmer's Grass-veneer

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Genitalia: See Am. Mus. Novit., 1191: 13; figs. 1a-e, 2.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Crambus whitmerellus Klots, 1942
Crambus dumetellus of authors not Hübner, 1813
Crambus browni Klots, 1942
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Klots, A.B., 1942. North American Crambus (Pyralididae) II. New species. American Museum Novitates, 1191: 1-17.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 24.3f; p. 181. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Crambus whitmerellus
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Crambus whitmerellus
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Crambus whitmerellus
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Crambus whitmerellus
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Crambus whitmerellus
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Crambus whitmerellus
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