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300118 – 0272   Nemapogon rileyi (Dietz, 1905)

J. C. Jones
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Synonymy: Tinea rileyi Dietz, 1905
Tinea atriflua Meyrick, 1919
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Dietz, W.G., 1905. Revision of the genera and species of the Tineid subfamilies Amydriinae and Tineinae inhabiting north America. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 31: 59.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Nemapogon rileyi
Bob Patterson
Nemapogon rileyi
Ken Childs
Nemapogon rileyi
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Nemapogon rileyi
16mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Nemapogon rileyi
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