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91a0140 – 7424   Hydrelia brunneifasciata (Packard, 1876)

Paul Westell
Distribution: British Columbia south to California.
Type locality: Victoria, Vancouver Island, BC.
Similar Species:
  • Hydrelia albifera (Walker, 1866) is replaced by brunneifasciata west of eastern Alberta (Forbes 1948:156).
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Asthena brunneifasciata Packard, 1876
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Forbes, W.T.M., 1948. The Lepidoptera of New York and neighboring states. Part II. Geometridae, Sphingidae, Notodontidae, Lymantriidae. Cornell University Agriculture Experimental Station Memoirs, 274: 1-263.
  • Packard, A.S., 1876. A monograph of the geometrid moths or Phalaenidae of the United States. Report (Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)), 10: 325.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Hydrelia brunneifasciata
LG – Jim Troubridge

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