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91a1341 – 6865   Caripeta aequaliaria Grote, 1883
             Red Girdle Moth

Dick Wilson - DNA
Distribution: Type locality: New Mexico.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Caripeta aequaliaria Grote, 1883
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Grote, A.G., 1883. Mr. A. R. Grote on the Moths of New Mexico. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (ser. 5) 11: 56.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 30.7f; p. 217. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Caripeta aequaliaria
John Davis
Caripeta aequaliaria
John Davis
Caripeta aequaliaria
Gary McDonald
Caripeta aequaliaria
LG – Jim Troubridge
Caripeta aequaliaria
35mm – Jim Vargo

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