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63a0062 – 6091   Geina periscelidactylus (Fitch, 1855)
             Grape Plume Moth

John Maxwell
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Synonymy: Pterophorus periscelidactylus Fitch, 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.
  • Fitch, A., 1855. Transactions of the New-York State Agricultural Society, 14: 843.
  • Matthews, D.L. & C.V. Covell, 2021. Common Names Of North American Plume Moths (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). Southern Lepidopterists' News, 43(2): 123-148.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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