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57a0068 – 4674   Cryptophobetron oropeso (Barnes, 1905)
             Ocotillo Slug Moth
Distribution Data for Cryptophobetron oropeso
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Limacodes oropeso Barnes, 1905
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 20.45m; p. 163. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Cryptophobetron oropeso
Jillian Cowles
Cryptophobetron oropeso
14mm – Jim Vargo
Cryptophobetron oropeso
Sue Carnahan LG

Cryptophobetron oropeso
Sue Carnahan LG

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