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91a1167 – 6831   Metarranthis apiciaria (Packard, 1876)
             Dingy Metarranthis
Distribution Data for Metarranthis apiciaria
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Synonymy: Endropia apiciaria Packard, 1876
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Rupert, L.R., 1943. A specific revision of the genus Metarranthis (Lepidoptera, Geometries, Ennomins) . Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 51(3): 144.
  • Schweitzer, D.F., M.C. Minno, and D.L. Wagner, 2011. Rare, declining, and poorly known butterflies and moths (Lepidoptera) of forests and woodlands in the eastern United States. USDA Forest Service, Forest Health Technology Enterprise Team, p. 251, PDF.
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Metarranthis apiciaria
30mm - – Jim Vargo
Metarranthis apiciaria
– Jim Vargo

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