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Lasiocampidae
870032.007681Apotolype brevicrista (Dyar, 1895)

Arlene Ripley - Cochise Co., AZ
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Tolype brevicrista Dyar, 1895
Tolype nigrocristata Walter, 1928
Tolype vemerila Dyar, 1914
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Franclemont, J. G., 1973. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.1: p. 46; pl. 4.32-35. order
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 38.4m; p. 234. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Apotolype brevicrista
Ethan Kistler
Apotolype brevicrista
Jillian Cowles
Apotolype brevicrista
Arlene Ripley
Apotolype brevicrista
Arlene Ripley
Apotolype brevicrista
Rob Curtis
Apotolype brevicrista
Charles Melton
Apotolype brevicrista
28mm – Chris Grinter
Apotolype brevicrista
32mm – Jim Vargo
Apotolype brevicrista
- nigrocristata - Syntype - LG – (cc) U.S.N.M.
Apotolype brevicrista
- Syntype - LG – (cc) U.S.N.M.
Apotolype brevicrista
Arlene Ripley
fall larva
Apotolype brevicrista
Randy Hardy LG
day 32 - 32 mm
Apotolype brevicrista
Randy Hardy LG
day 20 - 16 mm
Apotolype brevicrista
Randy Hardy LG
day 14 - 8 mm
Apotolype brevicrista
Randy Hardy
day 9 - 5 mm
Apotolype brevicrista
Randy Hardy
day 1 - 2 mm
Apotolype brevicrista
Arlene Ripley

Apotolype brevicrista
Arlene Ripley
winter cocoon

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