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930895 – 8622   Drasteria inepta (Edwards, 1881)
             Inept Drasteria

Robin McLeod
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Synedoida inepta Edwards, 1881
Synedoida morbosa Edwards, 1881
Syneda violescens Hampson, 1926
  • 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. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 44.9f, 44.10f; p. 258. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Drasteria inepta
Robert L. Pearson
Drasteria inepta
Charles Melton
Drasteria inepta
35mm – Jim Vargo
Drasteria inepta
35mm – Jim Vargo
Drasteria inepta
35mm – Jim Vargo

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