Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
(Morrison, 1875) (1)
Edema packardii Morrison, 1875
Phylogenetic sequence # 930125
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of Alpheus Spring Packard Jr. (2)
Three species are found in America north of Mexico.
Elasmia mandela santanna
Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas. (1)
Adults fly April to early October. (1)
Larval host plants include: (1)
western soapberry Sapindus saponaria
Mexican buckeye Ungnadia speciosa
Symmerista species have larger and more conspicuous whitish patch along costa of forewing.