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Geometridae
910706.006284Macaria amboflava (Ferguson, 1953)

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Synonymy: Itame amboflava Ferguson, 1953
Taxonomic Notes: Macaria amboflava (Ferguson, 1953), formerly placed in the genus Itame in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist) and in the genus Speranza in Ferguson (2008), is returned to genus Macaria in Sihvonen & Skou (2015) following Scoble & Krüger (2002).
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 2008. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2: p. 84; pl. 2.6-9. order or free PDF
  • Sihvonen, P. & P. Skou, 2015. Ennominae I. In: A. Hausmann (ed.): The Geometrid Moths of Europe, 5: 1-657.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Macaria amboflava
© Harvey Schmidt
Macaria amboflava
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria amboflava
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria amboflava
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria amboflava
- ventral – © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria amboflava
22mm – © Jim Vargo
Macaria amboflava
27mm – © Jim Vargo

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