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800010.005630.1Aphomia fulminalis – (Zeller, 1872)

© Ken Childs - LG
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Taxonomic Notes: Aphomia fulminalis (Zeller, 1872) was omitted from the 1983 Hodges Checklist, an apparent oversight. This widely distributed eastern species is included in Solis & Metz (2008), Proc. Entom. Soc. Wash., 110(3): 592-601.
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Solis, M.A., & M.A. Metz, 2008. Aphomia Hübner and Paralipsa Butler Species (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Galleriinae) Known to Occur in the United States and Canada. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 110(3): 592-601.
Aphomia fulminalis
© Ken Childs - LG
Aphomia fulminalis
© Betsy Higgins
Aphomia fulminalis
© Kyle Kittelburger
Aphomia fulminalis
22mm - LG – © Jim Vargo -
Aphomia fulminalis
23mm - LG – © Jim Vargo -

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