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Prosopis
Prosopis, Biota of North America Program (query database) [BONAP]

Foodplants for Ascalapha (bombyx) odorata, Bulia deducta, Carmenta prosopis, Echinargus isola, Hemiargus ceraunus, Rindgea parcata



[sp-1.jpg] 1000x1426 (~153Kb) USA: LepSoc field trip to Patagonia region, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, 2.8.2005, Photo Markku Savela

The exact identification of this species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.



Prosopis glandulosa Torr.
Honey mesquite

Foodplant for Apodemia palmerii, Cydia membrosa, Leptotes marina, Rindgea cyda, R. s-signata, Synchlora frondaria frondaria, Syssphinx heiligbrodti


Prosopis juliflora DC.
West Indies, C.America. See [About maps] Mesquit Tree

Foodplant for Apodemia palmerii, Bulia mexicana, Hemiargus ramon, Hemileuca tricolor, Melipotis ochrodes, Ministrymon leda


Prosopis pubescens Benth.
Screwbean Screwpod mesquite American screw-bean

Foodplant for Apodemia palmerii, Hemileuca juno


Prosopis velutina Woot.
Velvet mesquite


6.12.2006 (4)

References:
[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.
[BONAP]
A Synonymized Checklist of the Vascular Flora of the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands; A data base interface; BONAP U.S. Checklist - 1998; Provided by TAMU-BWG; Texas A & M Bioinformatics Working Group; Based on; Biota of North America Program


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