WWW MPG website only

Digital Guide to Moth Identification

890085.10 – 7770.1   Hyalophora kasloensis (Cockerell, 1914)
Distribution Data for Hyalophora kasloensis
Large Map & Chart Report Errors About Maps
Distribution: Type locality: interior of British Columbia.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Taxonomic Notes: Hyalophora kasloensis (Cockerell, 1914), a self-sustaining hybrid population that originated from euryalis x gloveri stock (Tuskes et al. 1996), is treated as a valid species by Kitching & Rougerie et al. (2018).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Cockle, J.W., 1908. Notes and news. Entomological gleanings from all quarters of the globe. Entomological News, 19: 340-341.
  • Kitching, I., R. Rougerie, A. Zwick, C. Hamilton, R. St Laurent, S. Naumann, L. Ballesteros Mejia, A. Kawahara, 2018. A global checklist of the Bombycoidea (Insecta: Lepidoptera). Biodiversity Data Journal, 6: e22236.
  • Packard, A.S., 1914. Monograph of the bombycine moths of North America, part 3 (edited by T. D. A. Cockerell). Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences, 12: 226.
  • 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.
Photographs are needed for this species.

Moth Photographers Group  at the  Mississippi Entomological Museum  at the  Mississippi State University

Send suggestions, or submit photographs to Webmaster — Moth Photographers Group

Database design and scripting support provided by Mike Boone