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Josia lativitta Walker 1869

James S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Josia


A species known only from an illustration and discussions in the historical literature. Miller (2009) was unable to locate the holotype in the BM(NH). He suggests that it may be a synonym of J. ligula.


Miller, JS. 2009. Generic revision of the Dioptinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Notodontidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 321, 1-971 + 48 plates.

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