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Erebidae
930165.008313Orgyia detrita Guérin-Méneville, 1831 – Fir Tussock Moth

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Synonymy: Orgyia detrita Guérin-Méneville, 1831
Orgyia inornata Beutenmüller, 1890
Orgyia kendalli Riotte, 1972
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 1978. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 22.2: p. 75; pl. 8.10-13, A.9. order
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Orgyia detrita
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