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932924.5010269Admetovis oxymorus – Grote, 1873

Jim Moore
Distribution: BC, WA, OR, ID, MT, CA, ZooKeys, 788: 167-181.
Genitalia: ZooKeys, 788: 167-181; figs. 9 & 10 (♂ - gen.), 14 (♀ - gen.)
Similar Species: 10269.1 Admetovis icarus hindwing in darker with margin straight between veins M1 and M3, not concave as in oxymorus.
10270 Admetovis similaris wind wing is pure white.
Best separated from others in the genus by hindwing or genitalia, ZooKeys, 788: 167-181.
Taxonomic Notes: Admetovis oxymorus Grote, 1873 - The genus Admetovis was transferred from the tribe Orthosiini to the Hadenini, ZooKeys, 788: 167-181.
Admetovis oxymorus
Carl Barrentine
Admetovis oxymorus
LG – Jim Moore
Admetovis oxymorus
LG – Jim Troubridge
Admetovis oxymorus
40mm – Jim Vargo

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