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931048 – 8713   Zale lunifera (Hübner, 1818)
             Bold-based Zale

© Aubrey Scott
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Phaeocyma lunifera Hübner, 1818
Homoptera cingulifera Walker, [1858]
  • 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)
  • Schmidt, C., 2010. Taxonomic reassessment of Zale lunifera (Hübner) (Erebidae, Erebinae). ZooKeys, 39: 99-106.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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© Jason Dombroskie
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