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80a1145 – 4807   Edia semiluna (Smith, 1905)

John Schneider
Distribution: Type locality: Huachuca Mountains, Mexico.
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Synonymy: Lythrodes semiluna Smith, 1905
Cynaeda bidentalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1912
Edia macrostagma Munroe, 1983
Edia microstagma Dyar, 1913
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Munroe, E., 1972. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae (part), Odontiinae, Glaphryiinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 13.1B: 156 order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 21.39m; p. 170. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Edia semiluna
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Edia semiluna
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