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Species page for Hylesia umbrata

Records from Isla Colon:


Record Locator # 7916

Panama; B. del Toro; Isla Colon

lat 9.4225; long -82.3211; el 10m

20-30 Dec 2009; moon new/waxing

160w merc vapor lamp; 8PM-5AM

Frederick C. Mosher




Field notes from Isla Colon:


Hylesia is a large genus that includes many similar-looking moths, distrubted widely thoughout the American tropics. Hylesia umbrata is a typical representative of the genus, and the species is relatively common at lights on Isla Colon.




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