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931419 – 9664   Balsa labecula (Grote, 1880)
             White-blotched Balsa

Tom Murray
Distribution: Type locality: Erie Co., NY.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Nolaphana labecula Grote, 1880
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Schmidt, B.C. & G.G. Anweiler, 2020. Noctuidae (Part) Pantheinae, Raphiinae, Balsinae, Acronictinae. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 25.4: 82; pl. A-6 (adult), figs. 12-17; pl. 14, fig. 5 (♂ gen.); pl. 34 fig. 3 (♀ gen.); pl. L-3, fig. 3 (larva) (order).
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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