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890011 – 7707   Citheronia splendens (Druce, 1886)

Jennifer Parks
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eacles splendens Druce, 1886
Citheronia sinaloensis Hoffmann, 1942
Citheronia queretana Vasquez, 1944
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 1971. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.2a: p. 34; pl. 3.2-3. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 35.6m; p. 237. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Citheronia splendens
Kojun Kanda
Citheronia splendens
Charles Melton
Citheronia splendens
105mm – Jim Vargo
Citheronia splendens
Evan Rand
4th instar - 100 mm

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