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930505 – 8361   Macrochilo louisiana (Forbes, 1922)
             Louisiana Macrochilo

David Reed
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Xylormisa louisiana Forbes, 1922
Taxonomic Notes: Macrochilo louisiana: Formerly placed in the genus Hormisa.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Forbes, W. T. M. 1922. New species description of Xylormisa [Macrochilo] louisiana. Entomol. News 33: 99-104. text
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Macrochilo louisiana
Janice Stiefel
Macrochilo louisiana
Machele White
Macrochilo louisiana
Tom Murray
Macrochilo louisiana
Carol Wolf
Macrochilo louisiana
LG – Jim Troubridge
Macrochilo louisiana
20mm – Jim Vargo

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