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Erebidae
931079.108576.1Azeta ceramina (Hübner, [1821])

DNA - © Ann Hendrickson
Distribution: Texas south to Venezuela and the Antilles.
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Synonymy: Chamyna ceramina Hübner, [1821]
Thermesia imbuta Walker, 1869
Hypernaria metaspila Walker, 1865
Plaxia sera Walker, 1858
Taxonomic Notes: Azeta ceramina (Hübner, [1821]) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico, a specimen collected by Ann Hendrickson from Texas and DNA barcoded.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hübner, J., 1806 [1821]. Sammlung Exotischer Schmetterlinge, 2: pl. 205 [419], figs. 1-4.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Azeta ceramina
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