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91a1312 – 6947   Somatolophia haydenata (Packard, 1876)
Distribution Data for Somatolophia haydenata
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Distribution: CO, NM, TX (near or just west of the continental divide) - Rindge (1980).
Type locality (haydenata): Apex Gulch, Gilpin Co. CO.
Type locality (umbripennis): CO.
Field Marks:
See Rindge (1980), Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 165: 317; figs. 10, 36, 38-41.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gnophos haydenata Packard, 1876
Somatolophia umbripennis 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.
  • Rindge, F.H., 1980. A revision of the moth genus Somatolophia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 165(3): 295-333.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Somatolophia haydenata
– Bob Belmont
Somatolophia haydenata
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