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91a0458 – 7307   Mesoleuca ruficillata (Guenée, [1858])
             White-ribboned Carpet

© Mike McIvor
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Melanthia ruficillata Guenée, [1858]
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 32.15m; p. 225. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Mesoleuca ruficillata
© Tom Murray
Mesoleuca ruficillata
© Mike McIvor
Mesoleuca ruficillata
© Gary Anweiler
Mesoleuca ruficillata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Mesoleuca ruficillata
28mm – © Jim Vargo
Mesoleuca ruficillata
© Roxanne Bertrand ( LG
on Rubus idaeus

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