WWW MPG website only

Digital Guide to Moth Identification

932860 – 10251   Scotogramma defessa (Grote, 1880)
Distribution Data for Scotogramma defessa
Large Map & Chart Report Errors About Maps
Distribution: Type locality: Santa Clara, CA.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Mamestra defessa Grote, 1880
Scotogramma deffessa Franclemont, 1983 - misspelling
Taxonomic Notes: Scotogramma defessa (Grote, 1880) corrects the misspelling of Scotogramma deffessa in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Grote, A.R., 1880. Preliminary list of North American species of Crambus. The Canadian Entomologist, 12: 88.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Scotogramma defessa
Jeff Smith
Scotogramma defessa
Jeff Smith
Scotogramma defessa
- 36mm – Tom Dimock

Moth Photographers Group  at the  Mississippi Entomological Museum  at the  Mississippi State University

Send suggestions, or submit photographs to Webmaster — Moth Photographers Group

Database design and scripting support provided by Mike Boone