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801283.00 – 5117   Loxostegopsis merrickalis (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)
             Merrick's Pyralid Moth

David Reed
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Synonymy: Pyrausta merrickalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1918
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barnes, W.M. & J.H. McDunnough, 1918. Notes and new species. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America, 4(2): 165; pl. 24, fig. 9.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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