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91a1006 – 6607   Mericisca scobina Rindge, 1958

Hugh McGuinness
Distribution: Holotype: 5 miles west of Portal, Cochise Co., AZ
Field Marks:
See Rindge, 1958: 8; figs. 8, 16, 17, 22.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Mericisca scobina Rindge, 1958
  • 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., 1958. Descriptions of and notes on North American Geometridae (Lepidoptera). No. 3. American Museum of Natural History Novitates, 1910: 1-24.
  • Rindge, F.H., 1972. A revision of the moth genus Mericisca (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 149(4): 345-406.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Mericisca scobina
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