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801502.005023Pyrausta napaealis (Hulst, 1886)

Mark Dreiling
Distribution: Type locality: California.
Similar Species:
  • Pyrausta zonalis is smaller, FML=5.5-8mm vs. 7-10mm.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Paraedis napaealis Hulst, 1886
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Munroe, E., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2b, p. 95; pl. 7.1-6. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Pyrausta napaealis
Charles Melton
Pyrausta napaealis
Charles Melton - DNA
Pyrausta napaealis
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Pyrausta napaealis
17mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Pyrausta napaealis
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