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930036.007905Datana major Grote & Robinson, 1866 – Major Datana

Robert Zimlich
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Factsheet at Florida Featured Creatures.
  • Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine, 2018. Drepanoidea, Doidae; Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part): Pygaerinae, Notodontinae, Cerurinae, Phalerinae, Periergosinae, Dudusinae, Hemiceratinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1A: 146; pl. A-5, figs. 18-21 (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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