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910728.006276Macaria flavicaria (Packard, 1876)
Distribution Data for Macaria flavicaria
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Synonymy: Thamnonoma flavicaria Packard, 1876
Diastictis subfalcata Hulst, 1896
Taxonomic Notes: Macaria flavicaria (Packard, 1876), formerly placed in the genus Itame in the 1983 Hodges Checklist and in the genus Speranza in Ferguson (2008), is returned to genus Macaria in Sihvonen & Skou (2015) following Scoble & Krüger (2002).
This species includes as a synonym 6277 Macaria subfalcata (Hulst, 1896), revised synonymy in Ferguson (2008).
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  • Ferguson, D. C., 2008. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2: p. 125; pl. 3.1-2. order or free PDF
  • Sihvonen, P. & P. Skou, 2015. Ennominae I. In: A. Hausmann (ed.): The Geometrid Moths of Europe, 5: 1-657.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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