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91a0929 – 6531   Chesiadodes morosata Hulst, 1896
Distribution Data for Chesiadodes morosata
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Distribution: "The semiarid foothills of southern California." (Rindge 1968)
Type locality: "Sierra Nevada, California.
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Synonymy: Chesiadodes morosata Hulst, 1896
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 28.6m; p. 208. Book Review and ordering
  • Rindge, F.H., 1973. A revision of the moth genera Nepterotaea and Chesiadodes (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 152(4): 235; figs. 23,26,41,53.
Chesiadodes morosata
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