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910724.006308Macaria colata – (Grote, 1881)

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Taxonomic Notes: Macaria colata (Grote, 1881), formerly placed in the genus Itame in the 1983 Hodges Checklist and in the genus Speranza in Ferguson (2008), is returned to genus Macaria in Sihvonen & Skou (2015) following Scoble & Krüger (2002).
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: some specimens may not be sequenced and DNA barcode does not ensure correct identification.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 2008. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2: p. 114; pl. 2.50-54. order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 27.39f; p. 206. Book Review and ordering
  • Sihvonen, P. & P. Skou, 2015. Ennominae I. In: A. Hausmann (ed.): The Geometrid Moths of Europe, 5: 1-657.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Macaria colata
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Macaria colata
© Jim Moore - DNA
Macaria colata
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria colata
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria colata
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria colata
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria colata
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Macaria colata
LG – © Jim Moore - DNA
Macaria colata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Macaria colata
24mm – © Jim Vargo
Macaria colata
© John G. Franclemont CUIC LG


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