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91a0122 – 7648   Dyspteris abortivaria (Herrich-Schäffer, [1855])
             Badwing Moth

© Gary Phillips
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Geometra abortivaria Herrich-Schäffer, [1855]
  • 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)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Dyspteris abortivaria
© Tom Murray
Dyspteris abortivaria
© Than Boves
Dyspteris abortivaria
© Nolie Schneider
Dyspteris abortivaria
© Bob Moul
Dyspteris abortivaria
© Ken Childs
Dyspteris abortivaria
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Dyspteris abortivaria
20mm – © Jim Vargo

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