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91a1458 – 7006   Sabulodes griseata (Grossbeck, 1908)
             Mountain Girdle Moth

© John Davis
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Synonymy: Enypia griseata Grossbeck, 1908
Enypia moillieti Blackmore, 1926
Taxonomic Notes: Sabulodes griseata (Grossbeck, 1908), was formerly in the genus Enypia, new generic synonymy in Brehm et al. (2019).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Brehm, G., L. Murillo-Ramos, P. Sihvonen, A. Hausmann, B.C. Schmidt, E. Ounap, A. Moser, R. Mörtter, D. Bolt, F. Bodner, A. Lindt, L.E. Parra, N. Wahlberg, 2019. New World geometrid moths (Lepidoptera: Geometridae): Molecular phylogeny, biogeography, taxonomic updates and description of 11 new tribes. Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny, 77(3): 457-486.
  • Evans, D., 1960. A Revision of the Genus Enypia (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 53(5): 560-574.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Sabulodes griseata
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Sabulodes griseata
© John Davis
Sabulodes griseata
© Jim Moore
Sabulodes griseata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Sabulodes griseata
30mm – © Jim Vargo

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