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932251 – 9643   Caradrina posticata (Harvey, 1875)
Distribution Data for Caradrina posticata
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Synonymy: Orthosia posticata Harvey, 1875
Perigea veterata Smith, 1894
Taxonomic Notes: Caradrina posticata (Harvey, 1875), n. comb., was formerly in the genus Protoperigea (n. syn. of Caradrina) (Schmidt in Pohl & Nanz (eds.) 2023).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Pohl, G. R. and S. R. Nanz (eds.), 2023. Annotated Taxonomic Checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico. Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Bakersfield, California, xiv + 580 pp. (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Caradrina posticata
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Caradrina posticata
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