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110016 – 0018   Sthenopis argenteomaculatus (Harris, 1841)
             Silver-spotted Ghost Moth

Greg Raterman
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Hepiolus [sic] argenteomaculatus Harris, 1841
Cossus alni Kellicott, 1885
Sthenopis argentata Packard, [1865] 1864
Hepialus los Strecker, 1893
Sthenopis perdita Dyar, 1893
  • 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 BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Sthenopis argenteomaculatus
John Himmelman
Sthenopis argenteomaculatus
Stuart Schwartz
Sthenopis argenteomaculatus
Greg Raterman
Sthenopis argenteomaculatus
Jim Vargo
Sthenopis argenteomaculatus
52mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Sthenopis argenteomaculatus
LG(cc) Miss. Ent. Mus.

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