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Notodontidae
930103.008010Oedemasia concinna (Smith, 1797) – Red-humped Caterpillar Moth

Mark Dreiling - DNA
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Canada: NS to western ON; USA: ME south to FL and west to IL and eastern TX and a western population in CO, UT and AZ (possibly contiguous "through northern Rockies or across the Great Plains"). - Miller et al. (2021)
Type locality (concinna): Georgia.
Type locality (nitida): Janesville, MD.
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Synonymy: Phalaena concinna Smith, 1797
Oedemasia nitida Packard, 1864
Taxonomic Notes: Oedemasia concinna (Smith, 1797), n. comb. in Becker (2014), was formerly placed in the genus Schizura.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • 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: 141; pl. A-17, figs. 25-27; pl. 58, fig. 4 (♂ gen.); pl. 72, fig. 11 (♂ sternum 8); pl. 86, fig. 4 (♀ gen.); pl. L-17, fig. 9 (larva). - order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 42.22f, 42.23m; p. 251. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
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