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80a1343 – 4777   Petrophila fulicalis (Clemens, 1860)
             4777-79 Petrophila sp. grp.

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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Cataclysta fulicalis Clemens, 1860
Cataclysta angulatalis Lederer, 1863
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Sexton, C., 2021. Identification and distribution of the Petrophila fulicalis species group (Crambidae): taking advantage of citizen science data. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society, 75(2): 113-127.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Petrophila fulicalis
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Petrophila fulicalis
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Petrophila fulicalis
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Petrophila fulicalis
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