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91a1346 – 6869   Caripeta aretaria (Walker, 1860)
             Southern Pine Looper

Marcia Morris
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Azelina aretaria Walker, 1860
Caripeta subochrearia Grote, 1883
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Caripeta aretaria
Ed Corey
Caripeta aretaria
C. Van Den Broeke
Caripeta aretaria
Peter Homann
Caripeta aretaria
34mm – Jim Vargo

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