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Western Carpet
Melanolophia imitata

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Host plants for Melanolophia imitata (Western Carpet) native to California ( 17 confirmed , 95 likely * )
* 19
Creek Dogwood Cornus sericea ssp. sericea Cornus sericea ssp. sericea

* 20
Coffeeberry Frangula californica Frangula californica

* 22
Box Elder Acer negundo Acer negundo

* 23
White Alder Alnus rhombifolia Alnus rhombifolia

* 27
Red Willow Salix laevigata Salix laevigata

* 35
Balsam Fir Abies concolor Abies concolor

* 37
Balsam Fir Abies magnifica Abies magnifica

* 39
Water Birch Betula occidentalis Betula occidentalis

* 41
Shore Pine Pinus contorta ssp. contorta Pinus contorta ssp. contorta

* 47
Sugar Pine Pinus lambertiana Pinus lambertiana

* 48
Western Dogwood Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis

* 49
Hoary Coffeeberry Frangula californica ssp. tomentella Frangula californica ssp. tomentella

Links for More Information About this Species

BAMONA, Wikipedia

Sources for butterfly and moth host plant information include; The National Wildlife Federation's Native Plant Finder, with thanks to Doug Tallamy and Kimberley Shropshire for researching and sharing this information, the National History Museum's Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants, and Butterflies and Moths of North America. Special thanks to Calscape volunteer Bridget Kelley for aggregating host plant data from all these sources. Butterfly and moth observations and images sources include Calphotos, GBIF (GBIF.org (27 August 2019) GBIF Occurrence Download https://doi.org/10.15468/dl.rywrmh), iDigBio, the Symbiota Collections of Arthropods Network and Butterflies and Moths of North America. Climate data is provided by the PRISM Climate Group, Oregon State University.

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