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Megalopyge opercularis (Smith, 1797)

Самец  Megalopyge opercularis


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola 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 = Megalopyge albizona Dognin 1923 = Megalopyge bissesa Dyar 1910 = Megalopyge briseis Dyar 1910 = Megalopyge costaricensis Schaus 1912 = Megalopyge govana Schaus 1904 = Megalopyge incachaca Schaus 1927 = Pimela lanuginosa Clemens, 1860 = Lagoa ornata Druce, 1887.


Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  Megalopyge opercularis


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