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Erebidae
930468.108285.2Nyridela xanthocera (Walker, 1856) – Scarlet-bodied Wasp Moth
Distribution Data for Nyridela xanthocera
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Taxonomic Notes: Nyridela xanthocera (Walker, 1856) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico, TX, News Lepid. Soc., 60(1): 43.
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.
  • Schmidt, B.C., J.D. Lafontaine & J.T. Troubridge, 2018. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico IV. ZooKeys, 788: 241-252.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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