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932700 – 9979   Xylotype capax (Grote & Robinson, 1868)
             Broad Sallow

John Maxwell
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Xylina capax Grote, 1868
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Grote A.R. & C.T. Robinson, 1868. Descriptions of American Lepidoptera - No. 2. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 1: 335.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Xylotype capax
LG – Jim Troubridge
Xylotype capax
40mm – Jim Vargo
Xylotype capax
40mm – Jim Vargo

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