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Crambidae
801427.004953Anania tertialis – Crowned Phlyctaenia Moth – (Guenée, 1854)

© Lula Field
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Taxonomic Notes: Anania tertialis (Guenée, 1854), formerly treated as a subspecies of Anania coronata (Hufnagel, 1767), a species extralimital to North America, is raised to full species status in Leraut (2005), Nouv. Rev. Entomol., 22(2): 128.
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Leraut, P.J.A., 2005. Contribution à l'étude de quelques genres et espèces de Pyraustinae (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Nouvelle Revue d'Entomologie, 22(2): 123–139.
  • Munroe, E., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2a, p. 30; pl. 2.15-27. order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 22.29m; p. 174. Book Review and ordering
  • Species page at E. H. Strickland Museum.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Yang Z., J-F. Landry, L. Handfield , Y. Zhang, M.A. Solis, D. Handfield, B.G. Scholtens, M. Mutanen, M. Nuss, P.D.N. Hebert, 2012. DNA barcoding and morphology reveal three cryptic species of Anania (Lepidoptera: Crambidae: Pyraustinae) in North America, all distinct from their European counterpart. Systematic Entomology, 37: 687-705. (PDF)
Anania tertialis
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Anania tertialis
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Anania tertialis
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Anania tertialis
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Anania tertialis
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Anania tertialis
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Anania tertialis
22mm – © Charles D. Bird
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CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
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