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91a0981 – 6581   Iridopsis perfectaria (McDunnough, 1940)

© Ann Hendrickson - DNA
Distribution: Holotype: Brownsville, TX.
Field Marks:
Bull. AMNH, 132(3): 224; pl. 23, figs. 7, 8.
Genitalia: Bull. AMNH, 132(3): 232, fig. 20; 237, fig. 42.
McDunnough (1940), Can. Entomol. 72(5): 92; fig. 2.
Similar Species:
  • 6587 Iridopsis gemella is best separated by genitalia where ranges overlap.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Anacamptodes perfectaria McDunnough, 1940
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • McDunnough, J.H., 1940. New North American Geometridae with notes, III. The Canadian Entomologist, 72(5): 90-103.
  • Rindge, F.H., 1966. A revision of the moth genus Anacamptodes (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 132(3) 1-243.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Iridopsis perfectaria
© Carol Wolf [T]
Iridopsis perfectaria
27mm – © Jim Vargo
Iridopsis perfectaria
30mm - LG – © Jim Vargo
Iridopsis perfectaria
31mm - LG – © Jim Vargo

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