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Eupackardia Cockerell, 1912
Eupackardia Cockerell, 1912; Ent. News 23 (5) : 228, TS: Saturnia calleta Westwood
Eupackardia (Attacini) ; [NACL, 109]; [MABL]

Eupackardia calleta (Westwood, 1853)
Arizona, Texas, New Mexico, Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala. See [About maps] Calleta Silkmoth
Saturnia calleta Westwood, 1853; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. (1853) 21 : 161, pl. 33, f. 2, TL: Mexico
Platysamia polyommata Tepper, 1882; Bull. Brooklyn Ent. Soc. 5 : 66, pl. 1, f. 3
= ; [NACL, #7763]
Eupackardia semicaeca Cockerell, 1914; in Packard, Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 12: 236
= ; [NACL, #7763]
Eupackardia caeca Draudt, 1929; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 6: 720
= ; [NACL, #7763]
Eupackardia digueti Bouvier, 1936; Mem. Mus. Hist. nat. (N.S) 3: 279
= ; [NACL, #7763]
Eupackardia calleta, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Eupackardia calleta, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Eupackardia calleta, The Moths of Southeastern Arizona [Bruce Walsh]
Eupackardia calleta, Saturniidae of North America [Bill Oehlke]
Samia calleta ; Godman & Salvin, 1886, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Heterocera 1: 191
Eupackardia calleta ; [NACL, #7763]; [MABL]

Larva on Leucophyllum frutescens, Fraxinus [SMNA], Ligustrum, Fraxinus greggii, Forestiera angustifolia V. & S. Passoa, 2000, J. Lep. Soc. 53 (4): 134

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[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
Opler, Pavulaan, Stanford & Pogue; Butterflies and Moths of North America; Mountain Prairie Information Node
[Bill Oehlke]
Saturniidae; e-mail: Bill Oehlke; http://www3.pei.sympatico.ca/oehlkew
[Bruce Walsh]
Bruce Walsh; e-mail: Bruce Walsh; The Moths of Southeastern Arizona; Butterflies of Southeastern Arizona
Manuel A. Balcázar Lara; Palomillas de México
North American Moth Photographers Group
Hodges, 1983; Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico
Tuskes, Paul M., Tuttle, James P., Collins, Michael M.; The wild silk moths of North America

Some related literature:
Cockerell, 1912
A new Generic Name for Callsosamia calleta (Westwood) Ent. News 23 (5) : 228
Godman & Salvin, 1886
Biologia Centrali-Americana; or Contributions to the Knowledge of the Fauna of Mexico and Central America. Zoology. Lepidoptera. Heterocera Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Heterocera 1: 1-490, 3: pl. 1-101
Cockerell in Packard, 1914
Monograph of the bombycine moths of North America, part 3 Mem. Natl. Acad. Sci. 12: IX + 1-516pp, 113pl
V. & S. Passoa, 2000
Distribution and hostplant records for Eupackardia calleta from southeastern Texas with notes on mandibular morphology of Attacini J. Lep. Soc. 53 (4): 133-137
Tepper, 1882
Description of new Moths Bull. Brooklyn Ent. Soc. 5 : 65-67
Westwood, 1853
Descriptions of some New Species of Exotic Moths, belonging or allied to the Genus Saturnia Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. (1853) 21 : 157-167, pl. 32-33

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