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930068.1 – 7976.1   Macrurocampa miranda Dyar, 1905

Mark Brown
Distribution: AZ, NM - Miller et al. (2021)
Type locality: Palmerlee, Cochise Co., AZ; Manitou, CO.
Similar Species:
  • Macrurocampa dorothea Dyar, 1896
  • Macrurocampa frisoni (Barnes & Benjamin, 1927)
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Macrurocampa marthesia var. miranda Dyar, 1905
Taxonomic Notes: Macrurocampa miranda Dyar, 1905, rev. stat. in Miller et al. (2021), was formerly a synonym of Macrurocampa dorothea Dyar, 1896.
  • Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine, 2021. Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part 2, Conclusion): Heterocampinae, Nystaleinae, Dioptinae, Dicranurinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1B: 58; pl. A-12, figs. 39-42; pl. 51, fig. 3 (♂ gen.); pl. 69, fig. 3 (♂ sternum 8); pl. 80, fig. 7 (♀ gen.); pl. L-11, fig. 7, 8 (larva). - order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Macrurocampa miranda
Mark Brown
Macrurocampa miranda
53mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Macrurocampa miranda
Charles Melton LG
day 11 - 9mm
Macrurocampa miranda
Charles Melton LG
day 6 - 8mm

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