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80a0747 – 4980   Helvibotys helvialis (Walker, 1859)

© Mark Dreiling - DNA
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Synonymy: Spilodes helvialis Walker, 1859
Botys apertalis Walker, [1866]
Botys citrina Grote & Robinson, 1867
Botys harpalis Herrich-Schäffer, 1871
Helvibotys helvalis Forbes, 1923
Botys thycesalis Walker, 1859
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Munroe, E., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2a, p. 50; pl. 3.57-58. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Helvibotys helvialis
© Mark Dreiling
Helvibotys helvialis
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