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Lasiocampidae
870016.007700Malacosoma tigris – Sonoran Tent Caterpillar Moth – (Dyar, 1902)

- [T] - David Barker
Distribution: Type Locality: Platte Canyon near Denver, CO.
Type Locality (M. t. var. inducta): Palmerlee, Cochise Co., AZ.
Type Locality (M. texana, syn.): TX.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: Select/reselect View by Region on the related species page.)
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: some specimens may not be sequenced and DNA barcode does not ensure correct identification.
  • Dyar, H.G., 1902. A new form of Clisiocampa from Colorado. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 5: 38-39.
  • Dyar, H.G., 1906. North American moths and larvae. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, 1(8): 195.
  • Franclemont, J. G., 1973. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.1: p. 76. pl. 9.23-28. order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Malacosoma tigris
- DNA, reared - Ann Hendrickson
Malacosoma tigris
- [T] - David Barker
Malacosoma tigris
30mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Malacosoma tigris
Mississippi Entomological Museum
Malacosoma tigris
C Van Den Broeke LG

Malacosoma tigris
Ann Hendrickson LG

Malacosoma tigris
Photo 2019 by Tyger Gilbert LG

Malacosoma tigris
Photo 2019 by Tyger Gilbert LG

Malacosoma tigris
Andrew Williams LG


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