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910732.006324Macaria lorquinaria – Lorquin's Angle Moth – (Guenée, [1858])

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Taxonomic Notes: Macaria lorquinaria (Guenée, [1858]), formerly placed in the genus Itame in the 1983 Hodges 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 Data System (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. 131; pl. 3.12-15. order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 27.40m; p. 206. Book Review and ordering
  • 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 lorquinaria
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Macaria lorquinaria
© John Davis
Macaria lorquinaria
© Jim Moore - DNA
Macaria lorquinaria
– © Bob Belmont
Macaria lorquinaria
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria lorquinaria
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria lorquinaria
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria lorquinaria
– © CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Macaria lorquinaria
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Macaria lorquinaria
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Macaria lorquinaria
26mm – © Jim Vargo

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