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Geometridae
911322.006883Destutia excelsa (Strecker, 1878)

Charles Melton
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eurymene excelsa Strecker, 1878
Tetracis simpliciaria Grote, 1883
Metanema olivata Barnes & McDunnough, 1917
Metanema cochizeata Cassino & Swett, 1923
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 30.13m; p. 217. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Destutia excelsa
Charles Melton
Destutia excelsa
30mm - – Jim Vargo
Destutia excelsa
30mm - – Jim Vargo

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