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80a1426 – 5489   Haimbachia placidellus (Haimbach, 1907)
             Peppered Haimbachia

Ken Childs
Distribution: Type locality: Wenonah, NJ.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Crambus placidellus Haimbach, 1907
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Capps, H.W., 1965. A review of the genus Haimbachia Dyar with descriptions of new species (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 117(3520): 644; figs. 1, 18.
  • Haimbach, F., 1907. Two new species of Crambus and a new variety of Haematopsis grataria Fabricius. Entomological News, 18: 44-45.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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