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Omiodes epicentra Meyrick, 1899

Oahu swamp hedyleptan moth

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hedylepta epicentra Meyrick, 1899; Phostria epicentra (Meyrick, 1899)

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1900's (source)

Possibly still exists.

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient

 

Distribution

Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, USA

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Gagné, W. C. and Howarth, F. G. (1982). Conservation status of endemic Hawaiian Lepidoptera. Proceedings of the 3rd Congress on European Lepidoptera. pp 74-85. Cambridge, England.
 
Haines, W. P. (2004). Omiodes epicentra. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 26 May 2013.
 
Zimmerman, Elwood C. (1958). Insects of Hawaii. Volume 8, Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea. Hawaii: University of Hawai'i Press. ix + 456 pp.
 

 

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