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933529 – 10891   Ochropleura implecta Lafontaine, 1998
             Flame-shouldered Dart

Libby & Rick Avis
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Ochropleura implecta Lafontaine, 1998
Phalaena plecta of authors not Linnaeus, 1761
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Lafontaine, J. D., 1998. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3: p. 28; pl. 1.1-2. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 58.6m; p. 313. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Ochropleura implecta
Bob Patterson
Ochropleura implecta
Dick Wilson - DNA
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John Davis
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Ken Childs
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LG – Jim Troubridge
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27mm – Jim Vargo

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