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51a0397 – 3710   Sparganothis violaceana (Robinson, 1869)

Tom Murray
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Tortrix violaceana Robinson, 1869
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & J. W. Brown, 2012. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 8.1: p. 69; pl. B.31. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Sparganothis violaceana
Steve Walter
Sparganothis violaceana
Stuart I. Tingley
Sparganothis violaceana
Jason Dombroskie
Sparganothis violaceana
19mm – Jim Vargo
Sparganothis violaceana
21mm – U. S. National Museum

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