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91a0741 – 6301.1   Macaria austrinata (Ferguson, 2008)

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Distribution: Type locality: S. Cal., Baja.
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Synonymy: Speranza austrinata Ferguson, 2008
Taxonomic Notes: Macaria austrinata (Ferguson, 2008) n. sp., MONA Fascicle 17.2, p. 54. This species was described in the genus Speranza which is treated as a synonym of Macaria in Sihvonen & Skou (2015) following Scoble & Krüger (2002).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 2008. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2: p. 146; pl. 3.36-37. order or free PDF
  • 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 austrinata
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Macaria austrinata
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Macaria austrinata
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Macaria austrinata
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