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80a1189 – 4867   Abegesta remellalis (Druce, 1899)
             White-trimmed Brown Pyralid Moth

Mark Dreiling
Distribution: USA: TX to CA.
Type locality: Presidio de Mazatlan, Mexico.
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Synonymy: Homophysa remellalis Druce, 1899
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Druce, H., 1891-1900. Biologia Centrali-Americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Heterocera, 2: 556; pl. 100 [C], fig. 24.
  • Munroe, E.G., 1964. New genera and species of Glaphyriinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). The Canadian Entomologist, 96: 1261-1307.
  • Munroe, E.G., 1972. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae (part), Odontiinae, Glaphryiinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 13.1B: 137-250 (order). - Free Access
  • Munroe, E.G., 1973. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae comprising the subfamily Evergestinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 13.1C: 251-304 - Order, PDF.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 22.6f; p. 172. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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