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930159 – 8307   Dasychira manto (Strecker, 1900)
             Manto Tussock Moth

Cliff Bernsweig
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Parorgyia manto Strecker, 1900
  • 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., 1978. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 22.2: p. 57; pl. 7.1-9. order or free PDF
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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