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80a0828 – 5060   Pyrausta subsequalis (Guenée, 1854)

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Synonymy: Herbula subsequalis Guenée, 1854
Herbula insequalis Guenée, 1854
Pyrausta borealis of authors not Packard, 1867
Herbula? efficitalis Walker, [1866]
Botys graminalis Herrich-Schäffer, 1871
Isopteryx? madetesalis Walker, 1859
Botis matronalis Grote, 1875
Herbula repletalis Walker, [1866]
Pyrausta plagalis Haimbach, 1908
Botis facetalis Berg, 1875
Botis cespitalis of authors not [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Pyrausta petaluma Munroe, 1976
Taxonomic Notes: Pyrausta subsequalis (Guenée, 1854) includes as a subspecies 5060.2 Pyrausta plagalis and includes as a synonym 5076.1 Pyrausta cespitalis of authors; (not Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775). Pyrausta insequalis (Guenée, 1854) is listed as a senior synonym by Munroe (1995). Brian Scholtens (pers. comm., 1/12/17) advises that subsequalis has priority.
  • 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 13.2b, p. 121; pl. 5.18, 20, 24, 9.1-3, 7-9, 17-18. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 23.10m, 23.11f; p. 176. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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