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Species Cisthene plumbea - Lead-colored Lichen Moth - Hodges#8067

 
 
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Identification of Lichen Moths in the Genus Cisthene Walker 1854 (Erebidae: Arctiinae) in the Central and Eastern U.S.
By Sexton, C. and H. McGuinness
Southern Lepidopterists' News 39(4):309-322, 2017
As of 7/20/2018, this issue of the News was only available by membership to Southern Lepidopterists' Society. The lead author can be contacted via email listed on his BG page here.

A Revision of the Species of Cisthene Known to Occur North of the Mexican Border (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae: Lithosiinae)
By Carroll B. Knowlton
Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 93(1): 41-100, 1967

Catalogue of Arctiadae in the collection of the British Museum.pdf
By G. F. Hampson
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum, Vol. II, 1900
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Though dated, this volume includes useful descriptions, keys to species, and line drawings.

Putting Parasemia in its phylogenetic place: a molecular analysis of the subtribe Arctiina (Lepidoptera)
By Katja Rönkä, Johanna Mappes, Lauri Kaila, and Niklas Wahlberg
Systematic Entomology, 2016
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Phylogeny of milkweed tussocks (Arctiidae: Arctiinae: Phaegopterini) and its implications for evolution of ...
By Michelle A. DaCosta, Paul Larson, Julian P. Donahue, Susan J. Weller
Annals of the Entomological Society of America 99(5): 723-742., 2006
Phylogeny of milkweed tussocks (Arctiidae: Arctiinae: Phaegopterini) and its implications for evolution of ultrasound communication

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Six species of tiger moths (Arctiidae: Lithosiinae, Ctenuchinae) new to the United States fauna, with notes on their ...
By Julian P. Donahue
Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 47(3): 199-210 , 1993
Six species of tiger moths (Arctiidae: Lithosiinae, Ctenuchinae) new to the United States fauna, with notes on their nomenclature and distribution in middle America

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Two new species of Arctiidae from southern Arizona (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae, Arctiinae)
By John G. Franclemont
Proceedings of The Entomological Society of Washington 68: 250-257 , 1966

Tiger Moths and Woolly Bears: behavior, ecology, and evolution of the Arctiidae.
By William E. Conner (ed.)
Oxford University Press, 2009

 
 
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