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930100.1 – 8007.1   Coelodasys conspecta (Edwards, 1874)

Alice Abela
Distribution: Canada: southern BC; USA: Washington to southern CA - Miller et al. (2021)
Type locality: Napa Co., CA.
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Synonymy: Heterocampa conspecta Edwards, 1875
Taxonomic Notes: Coelodasys conspecta (Edwards, 1874), rev. stat. in Miller et al. (2021), was formerly treated as a synonym of 8007 Coelodasys unicornis (Smith, 1797).
  • Edwards, H., 1874. Pacific Coast Lepidoptera, No. 8. On the transformations of some species of Heterocera, not previously described. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 5: 366.
  • 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: 134; pl. A-17, figs. 14-17; pl. 58, fig. 1 (♂ gen.); pl. 72, fig. 8 (♂ sternum 8); pl. 86, fig. 1 (♀ gen.). - order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Coelodasys conspecta
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