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Saturniidae
890046.977734Hemileuca grotei diana Packard, 1874
Distribution Data for Hemileuca grotei diana
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Taxonomic Notes: Hemileuca grotei diana: Hemileuca diana Packard, 1874 is treated as a subspecies of 7733 Hemileuca grotei in Pohl et al. (2016) following Tuskes et al. (1996). This taxon continues to be treated as full species by some authors.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Ferguson, D. C., 1971. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.2a: p. 124; pl. 8.4-5. order
  • Lemaire, C., 2002. Hemileucinae. The Saturniidae of America (3 volume set), 4: 1,388 pages.
  • Tuskes, P.M., J.P. Tuttle, M.M. Collins., 1996. The wild silk moths of North America: a natural history of the Saturniidae of the United States and Canada. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY & London, UK, available in Books to Borrow at Internet Archive.
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