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91a1358 – 6882   Destutia oblentaria (Grote, 1883)
Distribution Data for Destutia oblentaria
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Distribution: Type locality: Arizona.
Similar Species:
  • Destutia excelsa (Strecker, 1878)
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Tetracis oblentaria 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.R., 1883. New species and notes on structure of moths and genera. The Canadian Entomologist, 15: 126.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Destutia oblentaria
– Bob Belmont
Destutia oblentaria
28mm – Jim Vargo

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