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80a1103 – 5123   Deuterophysa fernaldi Munroe, 1983

Carol Wolf
Distribution: Type locality: Palm Beach, FL.
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Synonymy: Deuterophysa fernaldi Munroe, 1983
Pyrausta costimaculalis Fernald, 1901
Taxonomic Notes: Deuterophysa fernaldi Munroe, 1983 is a replacement name for Pyrausta costimaculalis Fernald, 1901, preoccupied, in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Fernald, C.H., 1901. New Pyralidae and Tortricidae from Palm Beach, Florida. Journal of The New York Entomological Society, 9(2): 50.
  • Munroe, E.G., 1983. Pyralidae (except Crambinae). In: Hodges, R. W. et al., Check List of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico including Greenland. - E. W. Classey Ltd. and the Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, 72. free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Deuterophysa fernaldi
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