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melanarium group

The information below is based on images submitted and identified by contributors. Range and date information may be incomplete, overinclusive, or just plain wrong.

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Range map for melanarium group

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Alaska    2       
Alberta    2   1   
British Columbia      2 2   
California    6  4    
Florida 1  1       
Illinois      1     
Indiana   1        
Iowa  1 2       
Manitoba     2      
Massachusetts1 732261 5 1
Minnesota         4  
New Brunswick     3 23   
New Hampshire   11 1     
New Jersey    2      1
New Mexico      3     
New York   1     1  
North Dakota    1 6     
Ontario   51       
Pennsylvania      2     
Quebec   13171     
Rhode Island     22     
South Carolina            
Utah         1  
West Virginia     1      
Wisconsin   92 2