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910545.007137Cyclophora myrtaria (Guenée, [1858]) – Waxmyrtle Wave

© Jeff Hollenbeck
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Synonymy: Ephyra myrtaria Guenée, [1858]
Ephyra ignotaria Walker, 1863
Tephrina triseriata Prout, 1936
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Cyclophora myrtaria
© Bob Patterson
Cyclophora myrtaria
© Carol Wolf
Cyclophora myrtaria
27mm - LG – © Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Cyclophora myrtaria
24mm – © Jim Vargo

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