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91a0722 – 6303   Macaria subcessaria (Walker, 1861)
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Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
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Synonymy: Halia subcessaria Walker, 1861
Thera perarcuata Walker, 1862
Taxonomic Notes: Macaria subcessaria (Walker, 1861), formerly placed in the genus Itame in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist) and in the genus Speranza in Ferguson (2008), is returned to genus Macaria in Sihvonen & Skou (2015) following Scoble & Krüger (2002).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 2008. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2: p. 110; pl. 2.41-42. order or free PDF
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Sihvonen, P. & P. Skou, 2015. Ennominae I. In: A. Hausmann (ed.): The Geometrid Moths of Europe, 5: 1-657.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Macaria subcessaria
© Janice Stiefel
Macaria subcessaria
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Macaria subcessaria
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Macaria subcessaria
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Macaria subcessaria
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Macaria subcessaria
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Macaria subcessaria
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