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91a0138 – 7422   Hydrelia inornata (Hulst, 1896)
             Unadorned Carpet

Tom Murray
Distribution: Type locality (inornata): Mitchell Co., NC.
Type locality (exhumata): Catskill Mountains, NY.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Tephroclystis inornata Hulst, 1896
Euchoeca exhumata Pearsall, 1906
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hulst, G.D., 1896. Classification of the Geometrina of North America, with descriptions of new genera and species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 23: 267.
  • Pearsall, R.F., 1906. What Euchoe comptaria, Walk., really is. The Canadian Entomologist, 37: 36.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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