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55a0161 – 2614   Carmenta texana (Edwards, 1881)
             Texana Clearwing

Sean McCann
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Pyrrhotaenia texana Edwards, 1881
Pyrrhotaenia wittfeldii Edwards, 1883
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Engelhardt, G.P., 1946. The North American clear-wing moths of the family Aegeridae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 190: 65.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Carmenta texana
22mm - dorsal view – Archbold Biological Station
Carmenta texana
22mm - ventral view – Archbold Biological Station

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