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660046.004690Euclea obliqua (Edwards, 1886)

Charles Melton
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Synonymy: Monoleuca obliqua Edwards, 1886
Euclea dolliana Dyar, 1905
Euclea flava Barnes & McDunnough, 1910
Monoleuca spadicis Grossbeck, 1906
Taxonomic Notes: Euclea obliqua (Edwards, 1886), n. comb., was formerly in the genus Monoleuca and includes as synonyms 4694 Euclea dolliana, 4695 Euclea flava and 4695 Euclea spadicis (Grossbeck, 1906) in Epstein & Becker (1993), Revista Brasileira de Zoologia. 10: 289-319.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Becker, V.O. & M.E. Epstein, 1995. In J.B. Heppner (ed.), Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 2: Hyblaedoidea, Pyraloidea, Tortricoidea. Association for Tropical Lepidoptera and Scientific Publishers, 1-243.
  • Epstein, M.E. & V.O. Becker, 1993. Combinations and Synonymies in New World Limacodidae, Megalopygidae, Lasiocampidae and Arctiidae (Lepidoptera). Revista Brasileira de Zoologia, 10: 289-319.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 20.31m, 20.32f; p. 164. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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