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Saturniidae
890046.007733Hemileuca grotei Grote & Robinson, 1868 – Grote's Buck Moth
Distribution Data for Hemileuca grotei
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Synonymy: Hemileuca grotei Hopffer, 1868
Hemileuca diana Packard, 1874
Taxonomic Notes: Hemileuca grotei Grote & Robinson, 1868 includes as a subspecies 7734 Hemileuca diana in Pohl et al. (2016) following Tuskes et al. (1996). H. diana continues to be treated as a full species by some authors.
References
  • 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. 123; pl. 8.3, 11.7. order
  • Grote A.R. & C.T. Robinson, 1868. Descriptions of American Lepidoptera. No. 4. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 2: 192.
  • Lemaire, C., 2002. Hemileucinae. The Saturniidae of America (3 volume set), 4: 1,388 pages.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tuskes, P.M., J.P. Tuttle, M.M. Collins., 1996. The wild silk moths of North America: a natural history of the Saturniidae of the United States and Canada. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY & London, UK, available in Books to Borrow at Internet Archive.
Hemileuca grotei
Robert Pearson
Hemileuca grotei
Robert Pearson
Hemileuca grotei
Jeff Smith
Hemileuca grotei
Jeff Smith
Hemileuca grotei
Mississippi Entomological Museum
Hemileuca grotei
Valerie G. Bugh


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