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Geometridae
910691.006322Mellilla xanthometata (Walker, 1862) – Orangewing Moth

Steve Scott
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Synonymy: Fidonia xanthometata Walker, 1862
Mellilla chamaechrysaria Grote, 1873
Lythria rilevaria Packard, 1876
Lythria snoviaria Packard, 1876
Taxonomic Notes: Mellilla xanthometata (Walker, 1862), previously renumbered 6271.1, is returned to 6322 following the 1983 Hodges Checklist.
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., 2008. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2: p. 64; pl. 1.46-50. order
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Mellilla xanthometata
Bob Patterson
Mellilla xanthometata
Bob Patterson
Mellilla xanthometata
Steve Scott
Mellilla xanthometata
Mark Dreiling - DNA
Mellilla xanthometata
Mike Boone
Mellilla xanthometata
Carol Wolf
Mellilla xanthometata
CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Mellilla xanthometata
CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Mellilla xanthometata
CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Mellilla xanthometata
CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Mellilla xanthometata
CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Mellilla xanthometata
LG – Jim Troubridge
Mellilla xanthometata
19mm – Jim Vargo

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