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800518.00 – 5732 – Davara caricae (Dyar, 1913) – Papaya Webworm
Distribution Data for Davara caricae
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Distribution: Type locality: Miami, FL.
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Synonymy: Ulophora caricae Dyar, 1913
Homalopalpia dalera Dyar, 1914
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Dyar, H.G., 1913. A new Ulophora from Florida (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 14: 218.
Davara caricae
LG – McGuire Center Collection

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