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Notodontidae
930061.007969Litodonta contrasta Barnes & McDunnough, 1910
Distribution Data for Litodonta contrasta
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Distribution: AZ, TX, OK - Miller et al. (2021).
Type locality: Babaquivera Mts., AZ.
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Synonymy: Litodonta contrasta Barnes & McDunnough, 1910
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barnes, W.M. & J.H. McDunnough, 1910. New species and varieties of North American Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 42: 211.
  • Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine, 2021. Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part 2, Conclusion): Heterocampinae, Nystaleinae, Dioptinae, Dicranurinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1B: 39; pl. A-12, figs. 18, 19; pl. 44, fig. 2 (wing venation); pl. 50, fig. 2 (♂ gen.); pl. 68, fig. 8 (♂ sternum 8); pl. 79, fig. 8 (♀ gen.); pl. L-10, fig. 4 (larva). - order
Litodonta contrasta
32mm - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Litodonta contrasta
30mm - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Litodonta contrasta
31mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Litodonta contrasta
32mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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