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91a1360 – 6884   Besma endropiaria (Grote & Robinson, 1867)
             Straw Besma

Gary Kessler
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Ellopia endropiaria Grote & Robinson, 1867
Therina fatuaria Strecker, 1899
  • 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)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Besma endropiaria
David Silsbee
Besma endropiaria
D. Lynn Scott
Besma endropiaria
LG – Jim Troubridge
Besma endropiaria
30mm – Jim Vargo
Besma endropiaria
Canadian National Collection LG

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