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932588.1 – 9933.2   Eupsilia colorado (Smith, 1903)

Van Truan
Distribution: Southwestern Colorado
Similar Species:
  • 9933 Eupsilia vinulenta, 9933.1 Eupsilia sidus, 9934.1 Eupsilia schweitzeri
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Scopelosoma colorado Smith, 1903
Taxonomic Notes: Eupsilia colorado (Smith, 1903), not collected since 1895, is raised from synonymy of 9933.1 Eupsilia sidus, Jour. Lepid. Soc., 70(3): 238-248.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Lavitt, T.H. & D.L. Wagner, 2016. A new cryptic Eupsilia from northeastern North America (Noctuidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 70(3): 238-248.
  • Schmidt, B.C., J.D. Lafontaine & J.T. Troubridge, 2018. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico IV. ZooKeys, 788: 241-252.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
Eupsilia colorado
Chuck Harp
Eupsilia colorado
LG – Chuck Harp
Eupsilia colorado
LG – Chuck Harp
Eupsilia colorado
LG – Chuck Harp

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