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51a0153.1 – 3760.1   Aethes seriatana (Zeller, 1876)
             Seriated Aethes

© Carol Wolf
Field Marks:
Typically has comparatively thinner median fascia than baloghi and lacks a basal streak on the coastal margin.
Similar Species:
  • Aethes baloghi
  • Aethes fernaldana
  • Aethes patricia
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Conchylis seriatana Zeller, 1876
Taxonomic Notes: Aethes seriatana: This species was number 3850 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.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AAF9371 - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Zeller, P.C., 1875. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 244.
Aethes seriatana
© Mark Dreiling
Aethes seriatana
© Mark Dreiling
Aethes seriatana
11mm – © Jim Vargo
Aethes seriatana
© Mississippi Entomological Museum
Aethes seriatana
12mm – © U. S. National Museum

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