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890076 – 7760   Rothschildia cinctus (Tepper, 1883)

David Bygott
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Attacus cinctus Tepper, 1883
  • 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., 1972. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.2b: p. 221; pl. 17.2-3, 6-7, 9. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tepper, F., 1883. Descriptions of new moths. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, 5: 65.
Rothschildia cinctus
David Bygott

Rothschildia cinctus
Evan Rand
3rd instar - 40 mm
Rothschildia cinctus
Evan Rand LG
final instar - 80 mm

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