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91a1385 – 6898.1   Cingilia orsona (Druce, 1883)
Distribution Data for Cingilia orsona
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Distribution: Typ locality: Durango City, Durango, Mexico.
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Synonymy: Zerene orsona Druce, 1883
Taxonomic Notes: Cingilia orsona (Druce, 1883) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico based on BOLD records of USNM specimens collected by D.C. Ferguson in 1998 from Cochise Co., AZ.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Druce, H., 1891-1900. Biologia Centrali-Americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Heterocera, 2: 140; pl. 54, fig. 11.
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