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932039 – 11055   Derrima stellata Walker, [1858]
             Pink Star Moth

Greg Raterman
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Derrima stellata Walker, [1858]
Derrima cinocentralis Strand, 1912
Philomma henrietta Grote, 1864
  • 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)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Derrima stellata
Steve Walter
Derrima stellata
Greg Raterman
Derrima stellata
19mm – Jim Vargo
Derrima stellata
21mm – U. S. National Museum
Derrima stellata
21mm – U. S. National Museum

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