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930004.1 – 7896.1   Clostera jocosa (Edwards, 1886)
             Clostera jocosa
Distribution Data for Clostera jocosa
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Distribution: Central Florida and south.
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Synonymy: Ichthyura jocosa Edwards, 1886
Taxonomic Notes: Clostera jocosa (Edwards, 1886), formerly a subspecies of 7896 Clostera inclusa (Hübner, [1831]), is raised to full species status, MONA Fascicle 22.1A: 62.
  • Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine, 2018. Drepanoidea, Doidae; Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part): Pygaerinae, Notodontinae, Cerurinae, Phalerinae, Periergosinae, Dudusinae, Hemiceratinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1A: 62; pl. A-1, figs. 17-19 (order).
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Clostera jocosa
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