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55a0163 – 2615   Carmenta verecunda (Edwards, 1881)
Distribution Data for Carmenta verecunda
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Synonymy: Aegeria verecunda Edwards, 1881
Sesia florisantella Dalla Torre & Strand, 1925
Sesia florissantella Cockerell, 1908
Carmenta hirsulta Hodges, 1983
Euhagena hirsuta Engelhardt, 1946
Carmenta nigra Beutenmüller, 1894
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Engelhardt, G.P., 1946. The North American clear-wing moths of the family Aegeridae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 190: 74.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 14.12m; p. 125. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Carmenta verecunda
CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
Carmenta verecunda
- Type (hirsulta, syn.) - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum
Carmenta verecunda
m. – © William Taft & Mich. St. Univ.

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