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91a0271 – 7568.1   Eupithecia sonora Ferris & Opler, 2008

- gen. - JoAnne Russo
Genitalia: See Plate 112 for images of both spread adult and genitalia in Ferris (2018).
Similar Species:
  • Eupithecia flavigutta (Hulst, 1896)
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eupithecia sonora Ferris & Opler, 2008
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Ferris, C.D. & P.A. Opler, 2008. A new species of Eupithecia Curtis (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Eupitheciini) from Arizona and New Mexico, USA, and Sonora, Mexico. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 110(1): 87-94figs. 1-28
  • Ferris, C.D., 2018. Geometridae: Larentiinae: Eupitheciini (Part). Lepidoptera of North America, Part 14. Contributions of the C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity Colorado State University, - 191 color plates of adult moths w/ genitalia. (accessed 9/28/2018)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Eupithecia sonora
Cliff Ferris
Eupithecia sonora
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