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57a0072 – 4651   Paleophobetron perornata (Dyar, 1905)

Maury Heiman
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Epiperola perornata Dyar, 1905
Taxonomic Notes:
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Becker, V.O. & M.E. Epstein, 1995. 80. Limacodidae. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Volume 3. Checklist: Part 2. Hyblaeoidea - Pyraloidea - Tortricoidea. Association for Tropical Lepidoptera and Scientific Publishers, Gainesville, FL, 128-133.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 20.41f, 20.42m; p. 163. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Paleophobetron perornata
Maury Heiman
Paleophobetron perornata
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