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932483.009472Papaipema harrisii (Grote, 1881) – Heracleum Stem Borer

İ Ian Maton
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Suggested by Heppner as a species straying into, but not breeding in, Florida.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: • Gortyna harrisii Grote, 1881
• Gortyna anargyrea Dyar, 1908
• Papaipema anargyria Bird, 1944
• Papaipema harrisi of authors, [no date]
• Papaipema mulieris Strand, 1916
• Papaipema rubiginosa Bird, 1911
• Hydroecia verona Smith, 1899
Taxonomic Notes: Papaipema harrisii (Grote, 1881) includes as a synonym 9476 Papaipema verona, ZooKeys, 527: 141.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Lafontaine J.D. & B.C. Schmidt, 2015. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico III. ZooKeys, 527: 127-147.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Papaipema harrisii
İ Ian Maton
Papaipema harrisii
İ Ian Maton
Papaipema harrisii
33mm – İ Chuck Harp Collection
Papaipema harrisii
33mm – İ Jim Vargo
Papaipema harrisii
İ Jim Wiker

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