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Notodontidae
930113.008020Oligocentria delicata (Dyar, 1905)

Charles W. Melton
Distribution: AZ, southwestern NM - Miller et al. (2021)
Type locality: Palmerlee, Cochise Co., AZ.
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Synonymy: Janassa lignicolor var. delicata Dyar, 1905
Taxonomic Notes: Oligocentria delicata (Dyar, 1905), n. comb. in Miller et al. (2021), was formerly in the genus Ianassa, n. comb. in Becker (2014) and in Oligocentria in the Hodges 1983 Checklist.
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: 154; pl. A-18, figs. 1, 2; pl. 59, fig. 5 (♂ gen.); pl. 73, fig. 5 (♂ sternum 8); pl. 87, fig. 3 (♀ gen.); pl. L-18, fig. 5 (larva). - order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Oligocentria delicata
Charles W. Melton
Oligocentria delicata
Charles W. Melton
Oligocentria delicata
57mm - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Oligocentria delicata
50mm - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Oligocentria delicata
50mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Oligocentria delicata
Charles Melton LG
30mm on Bigtooth Maple, Acer grandidentatum
Oligocentria delicata
Arlene Ripley LG

Oligocentria delicata
Charles Melton LG
43mm

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