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Pyralidae
800590.005970Melitara prodenialis Walker, 1863 – Eastern Cactus-boring Moth

Bob Patterson
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Synonymy: Melitara prodenialis Walker, 1863
Zophodia bollii Zeller, 1872
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Neunzig, H. H., 1997. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.4: p. 51; pl. 3.8-10. order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Melitara prodenialis
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Melitara prodenialis
Hugh McGuinness
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Mike Cruz - [T]
Melitara prodenialis
Bob Patterson
Melitara prodenialis
Carol Wolf
Melitara prodenialis
Richard L. Brown
Melitara prodenialis
– Jim Vargo
Melitara prodenialis
McGuire Center LG

Melitara prodenialis
Randy Newman

Melitara prodenialis
Machele White
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Melitara prodenialis
Machele White

Melitara prodenialis
Machele White
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