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Nolidae
931141.008974Garella nilotica (Rogenhofer, 1881) – Black-olive Caterpillar Moth
© Charles Melton© Randy Hardy
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: • Sarrothripa nilotica Rogenhofer, 1881
• Characoma albifascia Draudt, 1939
• Garella basibrunnea Warren, 1913
• Paraxia chamaeleon Mφschler, 1890
• Thalpochares laurea Druce, 1898
• Cletthara littora Bethune-Baker, 1894
• Garella nigrimacula Warren, 1913
• Garella nigrinotata Warren, 1913
• Nycteola proteella Dyar, 1898
• Garella submediana Strand, 1917
Taxonomic Notes: Garella nilotica: Previously known as Characoma nilotica.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 46.8f; p. 263. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Garella nilotica
© Nolie Schneider
Garella nilotica
© Dave Beadle
Garella nilotica
© Mike Quinn
Garella nilotica
© Ken Childs
Garella nilotica
© Jeff Hollenbeck
Garella nilotica
© Mark Dreiling
Garella nilotica
© Ken Childs
Garella nilotica
© Ken Childs
Garella nilotica
© Mark Dreiling
Garella nilotica
© Steve Nanz
Garella nilotica
15mm – © Jim Vargo
Garella nilotica
15mm – © Jim Vargo
Garella nilotica
15mm – © Jim Vargo
Garella nilotica
15mm – © Jim Vargo
Garella nilotica
15mm – © Jim Vargo
Garella nilotica
15mm – © Jim Vargo

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