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91a1010 – 6611   Parapheromia configurata (Hulst, 1898)
Distribution Data for Parapheromia configurata
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Distribution: USA: northern CO to southern NM and AZ (Rindge 1968: fig. 55).
Type locality: Colorado.
Similar Species:
  • Parapheromia falsata McDunnough, 1920
  • Parapheromia ficta Rindge, 1972
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Selidosema configurata Hulst, 1898
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • McDunnough, J.H., 1920. Studies in North American Cleorini (Geometridae). Dominion of Canada, Department of Agriculture Branch, Technical Bulletin No. 18: 17.
  • Rindge, F.H., 1972. A revision of the moth genus Mericisca (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 149(4): 384; figs. 35, 36 (spread); 44 (♂ gen.); 52 (♀ gen.).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Parapheromia configurata
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Parapheromia configurata
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