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Erebidae
930673.008418Parascotia fuliginaria (Linnaeus, 1761) – Waved Black Moth
Distribution Data for Parascotia fuliginaria
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Synonymy: Phalaena fuliginaria Linnaeus, 1761
Geometra carbonaria [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Phalaena lignaria Fabricius, 1794
Phalaena lunulata Fabricius, 1794
Parascotia mineta Franclemont, 1985
Kara sachalinensis Matsumura, 1925
Taxonomic Notes: Parascotia fuliginaria: Includes as a synonym Parascotia mineta. Introduced from Europe.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Parascotia fuliginaria
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Parascotia fuliginaria
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Parascotia fuliginaria
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