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Geometridae
910026.007191Dysstroma formosa (Hulst, 1896) – Formosa Carpet Moth

[T] Marius V. Aurelian
Distribution: Type Locality (formosa Hulst): Colorado.
Type Locality (ssp. occidentata Taylor): Vancouver, BC.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hulst, G.D., 1896. Classification of the Geometrina of North America, with descriptions of new genera and species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 23: 275.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 31.35f, 31.36f; p. 223. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Dysstroma formosa
[T] Lynette Schimming
Dysstroma formosa
[T] Marcin Roguski
Dysstroma formosa
[T] Zach Vogel
Dysstroma formosa
26mm – Jim Vargo

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