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  - Atemelia casimiroae

- Atemelia casimiroae
Santee, San Diego County, California, USA
March 27, 2015
Size: Forewing length 5 mm
Adds March to dates for this unidentified moth
Found at UV light near Santee lakes

Moved to Atemelia casimiroae
Moved from Atemelia.

You're sample CNCLEP00112307 is confirmed by Marc Epstein as casimiroae.

Atemelia casimiroae Sohn & Epstein, 2019?
Atemelia casimiroae Sohn & Epstein, 2019, n. sp., Zool Anz., 279: 52-58.

You're sample CNCLEP00112307 in BOLD:ACI6715 appears to be the same species. Did you or Noris get any of these dissected? The host plant of Atemelia casimiroae is Casimiroa edulis.

I sent it to J-F Landry and he submitted it to BOLD. I do not know if he dissected it. Norris very likely did not send any moths for dissection.

No longer needed
Marc Epstein has indicated that these are all casimiroae and that the species is well established in San Diego Co.

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