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931553 – 10016   Psaphida styracis (Guenée, 1852)
             Fawn Sallow

© Ken Childs
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Synonymy: Taeniocampa styracis Guenée, 1852
Copipanolis borealis Smith, 1892
Copipanolis cubilis Grote, 1874
Copipanolis fasciata Smith, 1892
Copipanolis stigma Smith, 1890
Taxonomic Notes: Psaphida styracis: Formerly placed in the genus Copipanolis.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Poole, R. W., 1995. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.1: p. 170; pl. 5.22-27. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Psaphida styracis
© John Himmelman
Psaphida styracis
© D. Lynn Scott
Psaphida styracis
© Bill Evans
Psaphida styracis
© Seabrooke Leckie
Psaphida styracis
© Ken Childs
Psaphida styracis
32mm – © Jim Vargo
Psaphida styracis
© Teá Montagna LG
5th instar on Quercus ilicifolia

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