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800783.005331Mesolia incertellus (Zincken, 1821)

Pete Williams
Distribution: Type locality (incertellus): Savannah, GA.
Type locality (dentella): Florida
Type locality (xxx): Carbondale, IL
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Synonymy: Chilo incertellus Zincken, 1821
Eugrotea dentella Fernald, 1896
Prionapteryx olivella Grote, 1882
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Zincken, J.L.T.F., 1821. Nachtrag zur Monographie der Gattung Chilo. Magazin der Entomologie, 4: 253.
Mesolia incertellus
Pete Williams
Mesolia incertellus
21mm – Archbold Biological Station

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