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932234 – 9681.1   Elaphria alapallida Pogue & Sullivan, 2003
             Pale-winged Midget

© Carol Wolf
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  • Holotype: Hamden, New Haven Co., CT.
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Synonymy: Elaphria alapallida Pogue & Sullivan, 2003
Celaena festivoides of authors not Guenée, 1852
Taxonomic Notes: Elaphria alapallida: New species description: Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash., 105: 331-347.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Pogue, M.G. & Bolling, 2003. Re-evaluation of the Elaphria festivoides (Guenée) species complex (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 105(2): 338.
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Elaphria alapallida
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Elaphria alapallida
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Elaphria alapallida
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Elaphria alapallida
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Elaphria alapallida
© Carol Wolf
Elaphria alapallida
20mm - LG – © Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Elaphria alapallida
© Canadian National Collection LG

Elaphria alapallida
© Canadian National Collection LG

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