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931617.1n – 10048.1   Poolea psaphidoides Crabo, 2024

(cc) David Heckard
Distribution: Southern NM and western TX.
Holotype: New Mexico: Otero County: High Rolls,Steep Hill Rd.
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Taxonomic Notes: Poolea psaphidoides Crabo, 2024, n. sp. and n. gen., is described from New Mexico and Texas.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AEK0144 - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification.
  • Crabo, L.G., 2024. A new noctuid genus and species (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Amphipyrinae, Psaphidini, Triocnemidina) from New Mexico and Texas, United States of America. ZooKeys, 1200: 199-213.
Poolea psaphidoides
34mm - paratype - LG – Jim Vargo
Poolea psaphidoides
LG – @ M.A. Peterson (L.G. Crabo)

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