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57a0022 – 4633   Pyromorpha latercula (Edwards, 1882)
Distribution Data for Pyromorpha latercula
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Synonymy: Lycomorpha latercula Edwards, 1882
Gingla beovava Dyar, 1918
Malthaca erythromelas Jordan, 1913
Tetraclonia flavescens Hering, 1924
Taxonomic Notes: Pyromorpha latercula (Edwards, 1882) was formerly in the genus Tetraclonia, Entomofauna Supplement. 2(1): 37.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 21.8m; p. 162. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tarmann, G., 1984. Generische Revision der amerikanischen Zygaenidae mit Beschreibung neuer Gattungen und Arten (Insecta: Lepidoptera). Teil 1. Entomofauna Supplement, 2(1): 1-176.
Pyromorpha latercula
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