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80a0514 – 5971   Melitara dentata (Grote, 1876)
Distribution Data for Melitara dentata
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Synonymy: Zophodia dentata Grote, 1876
Zophodia dentata Grote, 1877
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 1997. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.4: p. 53; pl. 3.11-13. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 13.23m; p. 196. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Melitara dentata
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Melitara dentata
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Melitara dentata
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Melitara dentata
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