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931661 – 9754   Plagiomimicus pityochromus Grote, 1873
             Black-barred Brown Moth

Maury Heiman
Distribution: Type locality (media): Berks Co., PA; Leavenworth, KS.
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Synonymy: Plagiomimicus pityochromus Grote, 1873
Schinia media Morrison, 1875
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. Notes on the Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 18: 123.
  • Poole, R. W., 1995. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.1: p. 101; pl. 3.42-43. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Plagiomimicus pityochromus
Steve Scott
Plagiomimicus pityochromus
Carroll Rudy
Plagiomimicus pityochromus
Jonathan Burishkin
Plagiomimicus pityochromus
Mark Dreiling - DNA
Plagiomimicus pityochromus
Ken Childs
Plagiomimicus pityochromus
27mm – Jim Vargo

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