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55a0058 – 2522   Paranthrene asilipennis (Boisduval, in: Guérin-Méneville, [1832])
             Oak Clearwing
Distribution Data for Paranthrene asilipennis
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Synonymy: Sesia asilipennis Boisduval, in: Guérin-Méneville, [1832]
Tarsa bombyciformis Walker, 1856
Sphecia championi Druce, 1883
Trochilium denudatum Harris, 1839
Trochilium vespipenne Herrich-Schäffer, 1854
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Boisduval, J.B., [1832]. in Cuvier, 1829-1838, Insectes. Iconographie du règne animal de G. Cuvier, 1: 496.
  • Engelhardt, G.P., 1946. The North American clear-wing moths of the family Aegeridae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 190: 148.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Type
Paranthrene asilipennis
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Paranthrene asilipennis
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