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930057 – 7965   Caribbeana bichorda (Hampson, 1901)

Roy Morris
Distribution: USA: Southern tip of Florida - Miller et al. (2021).
Type locality: Nassau, Bahamas.
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Synonymy: Heterocampa bichorda Hampson, 1901
Taxonomic Notes: Caribbeana bichorda (Hampson, 1901), n. comb. and n. gen. in Miller et al. (2021), was formerly placed in the genus Rifargia.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine, 2021. Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part 2, Conclusion): Heterocampinae, Nystaleinae, Dioptinae, Dicranurinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1B: 33; pl. A-12, figs. 7, 8; pl. 49, fig. 4 (♂ gen.); pl. 68, fig. 4 (♂ sternum 8); pl. 79, fig. 4 (♀ gen.); pl. L-10, fig. 3 (larva). - order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Caribbeana bichorda
34mm - - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Caribbeana bichorda
LG – Jim Troubridge
Caribbeana bichorda
37mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Caribbeana bichorda
Jade Fortnash LG

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