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580002.00 – 2627   Brenthia pavonacella Clemens, 1860
             Peacock Brenthia

Mark Dreiling - DNA
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Synonymy: Brenthia pavonacella Clemens, 1860
Microaethia amphicarpeoeana Clemens, 1878
Brenthia pavonicella Chambers, 1878
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at
Brenthia pavonacella
Kim Fleming
Brenthia pavonacella
Mark Dreiling - DNA
Brenthia pavonacella
9mm – Jim Vargo
Brenthia pavonacella
9mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Brenthia pavonacella

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