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57a0033 – 2404.1   Enaemia rubritegula (Matson & Wagner, 2017)

Terry Hibbitts
Genitalia: See Matson et al. (2019), ZooKeys, 846: 75116.
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Synonymy: Lactura rubritegula Matson & Wagner, 2017
Taxonomic Notes: Enaemia rubritegula (Matson & Wagner, 2017), n. sp., ZooKeys, 711: 107, n. comb. in Heppner (2019), was formerly in the genus Lactura.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Heppner, J.B., 2019. Reassessment of Old World Lactura and validity of Enaemia for New World species (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea: Lacturidae). Lepidoptera Novae, 11(1-2): 7-14.
  • Matson T. & D.L. Wagner, 2017. A New Cryptic Lactura from Texas (Lepidoptera, Zygaenoidea, Lacturidae). ZooKeys, 711: 141-150.
  • Matson, T.A., D.L. Wagner, S.E. Miller, 2019. Revision of the North American Lactura (Lepidoptera, Zygaenoidea, Lacturidae). ZooKeys, 846: 75-116.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Enaemia rubritegula
Terry Hibbitts
Enaemia rubritegula
LG – David Wagner

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