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Geometridae
910280.007435Malacodea pulchraria (Taylor, 1907) – Whitelined Looper Moth

© Dick Wilson
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Taxonomic Notes: Malacodea pulchraria (Taylor, 1907) was formerly in the genus Epirrita, Zootaxa, 4258(2): 145–156.
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Truuverk, A., E. Õunap, T. Tammaru, 2017. Epirrita pulchraria (Taylor, 1907) transferred to Malacodea, with notes on the phylogeny and ecology of the tribe Operophterini (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Larentiinae). Zootaxa, 4258(2): 145-156.
Malacodea pulchraria
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Malacodea pulchraria
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Malacodea pulchraria
LG – © Jim Vargo
Malacodea pulchraria
LG – © Jim Vargo

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