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91a0935 – 6537   Chesiadodes curvata (Barnes & McDunnough, 1916)
Distribution Data for Chesiadodes curvata
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Distribution: "The Sonoran and Mojave deserts of southeastern California, extending from San Diego County into Mono County" (Rindge 1968)
Type locality: LaPuertaValley,SanDiego County, California.
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Synonymy: Morina curvata Barnes & McDunnough, 1916
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • 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): 247; figs. 32, 47, 59, 64.
Chesiadodes curvata
LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Chesiadodes curvata
27mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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