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890036 – 7727   Hemileuca tricolor (Packard, 1872)
             Tricolor Buck Moth

Arlene Ripley - Cochise Co., AZ
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Euleucophaeus tricolor Packard, 1872
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 1971. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.2a: p. 107; pl. 7.9-10. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 36.12m; p. 238. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Hemileuca tricolor
Jillian Cowles
Hemileuca tricolor
- 60mm – Ken Osborne

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