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640084.002539Melittia grandis (Strecker, 1881)

Valerie G. Bugh
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Trochilium grandis Strecker, 1881
Melittia beckeri Druce, 1892
Melittia hermosa Engelhardt, 1946
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Engelhardt, G.P., 1946. The North American clear-wing moths of the family Aegeridae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 190: 184.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 13.18f; p. 124. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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