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80a0012 – 5550   Lepidomys irrenosa Guenée, 1852

© Bob Patterson
Field Marks:
Sexually dimorphic, see synonymy in Hampson in Smith (1900),
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Synonymy: Lepidomys irrenosa Guenée, 1852
Chalinitis olealis Ragonot, 1891
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Guenée, M.A., 1852. Noctuelites, 2. Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Species Général des Lépidoptères, 6: 202; pl. 10, fig. 1.
  • Hampson, G.F, 1897. On the classification of the Chrysauginae, a subfamily of moths of the family Pyralidae. Proceedings of the General Meetings for Scientific Business of the Zoological Society of London, 1897 (3): 684.
  • Hampson, G.F., 1900. in Smith: Notes and. News. Entomological Gleanings from all quarters of the globe. Entomological News, 11: 509.
  • Ragonot, E.L., 1891. Essai sur la classification des Pyralites. Annales de la Société entomologique de France, 6(10): 529; pl. 5, fig. 6.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Lepidomys irrenosa
LG - © Greg Raterman
Lepidomys irrenosa
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Lepidomys irrenosa
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