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930322 – 8145   Hypercompe extrema of authors (not Walker, 1855)
Distribution Data for Hypercompe extrema of authors
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Distribution: AZ, TX.
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Taxonomic Notes: Hypercompe extrema of authors; (not Walker, 1855) is an undescribed, known from southeastern Arizona and the Davis Mountains, Texas, Lafontaine & Schmidt (2015), ZooKeys. 527: 127-147. "True" extrema is extralimital north of Mexico.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AAY8846 - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification.
  • Lafontaine J.D. & B.C. Schmidt, 2015. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico III. ZooKeys, 527: 127-147.
Hypercompe extrema of authors
34mm - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Hypercompe extrema of authors
38mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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