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91a1453 – 7001   Sabulodes olifata (Guedet, 1939)
Distribution Data for Sabulodes olifata
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Distribution: Southern AZ. Presumably the species occurs in suitable habitats along the Sierra Madre Occidental in between the presently known localities. - Rindge (1978).
Type locality: Turkey Flat, Chiricahua Mountains, Cochise Co., AZ.
Field Marks:
See Rindge, 1978: 267; figs. 123, 124, 131, 140.
Genitalia: See Rindge, 1978: 267; figs. 123, 124, 131, 140.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Phengommataea olifata Guedet, 1939
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Rindge, F.H., 1978. A revision of the genus Sabulodes (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 160: 193-292..
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Sabulodes olifata
33mm – Jim Vargo
Sabulodes olifata
38mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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