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Saturniidae
890024.107709.1Syssphinx tamaulipasiana Brechlin & Meister, 2014

Lucie Bruce
Distribution: Southern TX.
Type Locality: Mexico, Tamaulipas, Buenavista.
Description/
Field Marks:
See Holotype, BOLD sample BC-FMP-1470 in references.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Syssphinx tamaulipasiana Brechlin & Meister, 2014
Taxonomic Notes: Syssphinx tamaulipasiana Brechlin & Meister, 2014, n. sp., Entomo-Satsphingia, 7(3):12, is now recognized within the North American fauna with records from southern Texas.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: ABZ7195
  • Brechlin, R. & F. Meister, 2014. Funf neue Arten der Gattung Syssphinx Hubner, 1819 ["1816"] aus Zentralamerika (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae). Entomo-Satsphingia, 7(3): 10-15.
  • Species Page at iNaturalist
Syssphinx tamaulipasiana
DNA - LG – Paul Opler
Syssphinx tamaulipasiana
DNA - LG – Paul Opler

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