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Notascea loxa J. S. Miller 2009

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

Introduction

Known from only four specimens collected on the eastern slopes of the Andes in Cuzco Province, Peru.

Characteristics

Easily distinguished from other members of the genus by the extent of the orange forewing markings.

References

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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Scientific Name Notascea loxa
Location Peru: Cuzco, Rosalina, 1240'S 7237'W750 m.
Comments day collecting in coffee and second growth forest
Reference Miller JS. 2009. Generic revision of the Dioptinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Notodontidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 321, 1-971 + 48 plates. (Plate 31)
Specimen Condition Dead Specimen
Identified By James S. Miller
Sex Male
Life Cycle Stage adult
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Collection AMNH
Type Holotype
Collector AVZ Brower/G Lamas/C Snyder/KR Sime
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