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930094 – 8001   Praeschausia zapata (Schaus, 1920)

Randy Hardy
Distribution: Southern AZ and NM and western TX - Miller et al. (2021)
Type locality: Presido River, Sinaloa, Mexico.
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Synonymy: Kalkoma zapata Schaus, 1920
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • 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: 115; pl. A-16, figs. 20-24; pl. 56, fig. 4 (♂ gen.); pl. 71, fig. 10 (♂ sternum 8); pl. 84, fig. 6 (♀ gen.); pl. L-16, figs. 4 (larva). - order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Praeschausia zapata
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Praeschausia zapata
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