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Megalopyge opercularis

 Megalopyge opercularis male

Taxonomy

order Lepidoptera superfamily Zygaenoidea family Megalopygidae genus Megalopyge → species Megalopyge opercularis

Species name(s)

Megalopyge opercularis (Smith, 1797) = Phalaena opercularis Smith, 1797 = Pimela lanuginosa Clemens, 1860 = Miresa subcitrina Walker, 1869.

urn:lsid:lepidoptera.pro:taxname:16417

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Neotropic.

 Megalopyge opercularis male

Authors

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Photos: Konstantin Kraevsky.

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