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Erebidae
930348.008105Utetheisa ornatrix (Linnaeus, 1758) – Ornate Bella Moth

© Gretchen Grammer
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Synonymy: • Phalaena ornatrix Linnaeus, 1758
• Phalaena bella Linnaeus, 1758
• Utetheisa butleri Dyar, 1914
• Utetheisa daphoena Dyar, 1914
• Utetheisa grossbecki Strand, 1919
• Deiopeia hybrida Butler, 1877
• Deiopeia intermedia Butler, 1877
• Utetheisa nova Smith, 1910
• Deiopeia pura Butler, 1877
• Deiopeia speciosa Walker, 1854
• Deiopeia stretchii Butler, 1877
• Utetheisa terminalis Neumφgen & Dyar, 1893
• Euprepia venusta Dalman, 1823
Taxonomic Notes: Utetheisa ornatrix: Includes as a synonym Utetheisa bella [8106].
References
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