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890081 – 7766   Callosamia securifera (Maassen, [1873])
             Sweetbay Silkmoth

Alan Chin-Lee - m.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Samia securifera Maassen, [1873]
Callosamia carolina Jones, 1908
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 1972. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.2b: p. 240; pl. 21.11, 22.5-10. order or free PDF
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Callosamia securifera
Jason Roberts
Callosamia securifera
Scott Nelson
Callosamia securifera
Alan Chin-Lee - f.
Callosamia securifera
– Jason Roberts
Callosamia securifera
- 90mm – Jim Vargo
Callosamia securifera
Alan Chin-Lee

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