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91a1292 – 6856   Melemaea virgata Taylor, 1906

Charles W. Melton
Distribution: Type locality: Huach Mts. AZ.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Melemaea virgata Taylor, 1906
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 30.2m; p. 216. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Taylor, G.W., 1906. On some New Species of Geometrid Moths from Arizona and California. Entomological News, 17: 188.
Melemaea virgata
LG – Charles W. Melton
Melemaea virgata
29mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Melemaea virgata
- AZ – Texas Lepidoptera Survey

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