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BACKYARD 1 — BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA
at 9601 Oak Pass Rd. (1938—1957)
LOS ANGELES COUNTY, in the E. SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS
Historical Macro-Moth Study (1953-1957)
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MONA Numbers
#MONA #FamilyGenusspecies
16288GEOItamequadrilinearia
26298GEOItameextemporata
36301GEOItameguenearia
46328GEOSemiothisaaspirata
56363GEOSemiothisaexcurvata
66372GEOSemiothisapictipennata
76380GEOSemiothisacaliforniaria
86381GEOSemiothisacolorata
96396GEOSemiothisaneptaria
106431GEOHesperumiasulphuraria
116484aGEOTornoserectarius
126493GEOGlaucinaepiphysaria
136545GEOHulstinagrossbecki
146553GEOPterotaealamiaria
156567GEOPterotaea(?)melanocarpa
166569GEOPterotaeanewcombi
176575aGEOAnacamptodesclivinaria
186577GEOAnacamptodesobliquaria
196585GEOAnacamptodesfragilaria
206650GEOCochiseasinuaria
216661GEOPhigaliaplumogeraria
226664GEOPalaecritalongiciliata
236669GEOLomographaelsinora
246672GEOSericosemajuturnaria
256675GEOSericosemasimularia
266682GEODrepanulatrixunicalcararia
276683GEODrepanulatrixhulstii
286684GEODrepanulatrixbifilata
296685GEODrepanulatrixquadraria
306689GEODrepanulatrixfalcataria
316692GEODrepanulatrixmonicaria
326749GEOPeroradiosaria
336758GEOPeromacdunnoughi
346774GEOAethaloidapackardaria
356777GEOParexcelsaultraria
366791GEOAnimomyiamorta
376808GEOThallophaga(?)taylorata
386810GEOThallophaganigroseriata
396816GEOSlossoniarubrotincta
406861GEONeoterpesedwardsata
416913GEOSicyalaetula
426915GEOSicyamorsicaria
436922GEOPlataeapersonaria
446927GEOEusarcafalcata
456952GEOPhernesubpunctata
466956GEOSynaxiscervinaria
476960GEOSynaxishirsutaria
486961GEOSynaxis(?)mosesiani
496981GEOProchoerodesforficaria
506995GEOSabulodesaegrotata
517013aGEOChloroseabanksaria
527035aGEONemoriadarwiniata
537041GEONemorialeptalea
547055GEODichordaillustraria
557058bGEOSynchloraaerata
567067GEOCheteoscelisfaseolaria
577073GEOChlorochlamys(?)appellaria
587102GEOIdaeabonifata
597114GEOIdaeasp.
607135GEOCyclophoradataria
617140GEOCyclophorananaria
627165GEOScopulaquadrilineata
637195aGEODysstromamancipata
647210GEOEustromasemiatrata
657232GEOHydriomenaedenata
667261GEOHydriomenaalbifasciata
677276GEOHydriomenanubilofasciata
687287GEOTriphosacaliforniata
697295GEOArchirhoeneomexicana
707312bGEOSparganiamagnoliata
717328GEOPerizomacustodiata
727335GEOStamnodesalbiapicata
737337GEOStamnodesaffiliata
747340GEOStamnodesannellata
757341GEOStamnodescoenonymphata
767359GEOStamnoctenisululata
777360GEOStamnocteniscostimacula
787395GEOEpirrhoeplebeculata
797406GEOZenophlepslignicolorata
807409GEOZenophlepsobscurata
817426GEOVenusiaduodecemlineata
827438GEOOperophteraoccidentalis
837460GEOEupithecia(?)maestosa
847476aGEOEupitheciamisturata
857496GEOEupitheciarotundopuncta
867512GEOEupitheciamacdunnoughi
877557GEOEupitheciasegregata
887581GEOEupitheciagilvipennata
897586GEOEupitheciaacutipennis
907588GEOEupitheciashirleyata
917601GEOEupithecianevadata
927606GEONasusina(?)inferior
937607GEONasusinavaporata
947632GEOLithostegeangelicata
957636GEOTrichopteryxveritata
967680LASTolypelowriei
977687dLASPhyllodesmaamericana
987694LASGloveriamedusa
997757SATAntheraeapolyphemus
1007770SATHyalophoraeuryalus
1017775SPGManducasexta
1027805SPGSphinxperelegans
1037822SPGSmerinthuscerisyi
1047855SPGHemarisdiffinis
1057861SPGEumorphaachemon
1067894SPGHyleslineata
1077937NDTFurculacinerea
1088007NDTSchizuraunicornis
1098031DIOPhryganidiacalifornica
1108062ARCCistheneliberomacula
1118131ARCEstigmeneacrea
1128135ARCSpilosomavestalis
1138152ARCArachnispicta
1148178ARCGrammiahewletti
1158181ARCNotarctiaproxima
1168222ARCHemihyaleaedwardsii
1178265ARCCtenuchabrunnea
1188310LYMOrgyia? magna
1198334aNOCIdialubricalis
1208367NOCTetanolitapalligera
1218416NOCMycterophorageometriformis
1228473NOCHemeroplanisfinitima
1238558NOCLitoprosopuscoachella
1248594NOCCissusaindescreta
1258600NOCMelipotisindomita
1268613NOCForsebiaperlaeta
1278614NOCBuliadeducta
1288626NOCDrasteriaochracea
1298627NOCDrasteriaedwardsi
1308628NOCDrasteriapallescens
1318629aNOCDrasteriafumosa
1328630NOCDrasteriadivergens
1338640NOCDrasteriatejonica
1348649NOCAscalaphaodorata
1358689NOCZalelunata
1368712NOCZaletermina
1378732NOCEuclidiaardita
1388734NOCCaenurgiatogataria
1398771aNOCCatocalapiatrix
1408800NOCCatocalaaholibah
1418807NOCCatocalairene
1428852NOCCatocalaverrilliana
1438884NOCMouraliatinctoides
1448887NOCTrichoplusiani
1458891NOCAutographaegena
1468892NOCAutographaolivacea
1478907NOCAutographabiloba
1488914NOCAutographacalifornica
1498961NOCPaectesdeclinata
1508985NOLMeganolafuscula
1518993NOLNolaminna
1529076NOCEublemmaminima
1539090NOCTarachidiacandefacta
1549105NOCConocharesacutus
1559109NOCConochareselegantulus
1569161NOCAcontiacretata
1579256NOCAcronictamarmorata
1589257NOCAcronictaimpleta
1599270NOCAcronictaothello
1609319NOCAlypiaridingsii
1619325NOCApameacuculliformis
1629347NOCApameaalbina
1639357NOCApameacinefacta
1649403NOCOligiamarina
1659405NOCOligiatusa
1669445NOCBenjaminiolacolorada
1679447NOCMammifrontiarileyi
1689527NOCAseptisfumosa
1699529NOCAseptisperfumosa
1709532NOCAseptisbinotata
171NOCAseptissp.
1729539NOCAseptissusquesa
1739559NOCChytonixdivesta
1749588NOCProperigeaalbimacula
1759600NOCPseudobryomimafallax
1769643NOCProtoperigeaposticata
1779644NOCMicrathetistriplex
1789656NOCPlatyperigeasp.
1799665NOCSpodopteraexigua
1809666NOCSpodopterafrugiperda
1819667NOCProdeniapraefica
1829669NOCProdeniaornithogalli
1839688NOCGalgulapartita
1849695NOCPlatysentaalbolabes
1859815NOCCosmiacalami
1869816NOCZothecatranquilla
1879859NOCAnnaphilapseudoastrologa
1889883NOCHomoglaeacarbonaria
1899901NOCLithophanecontenta
1909953NOCMesogonaolivata
1919954NOCAgrocholapurpurea
19210009NOCFeraliafebrualis
19310027NOCPleromelloidaconserta
19410031NOCPleromelloidacinerea
19510032NOCNeogaleaesula
19610033NOCCatabenalineolata
19710034NOCCatabenasagittata
19810068NOCHomoncocnemisfortis
19910109NOCOncocnemissingularis
20010132NOCOncocnemisragani
20110154NOCLepipolysperscripta
20210178aNOCBehrensiaconchiformis
20310184NOCRancoraserraticornis
20410185NOCRancoracomstocki
20510188NOCCuculliadentilinea
206"10192.1"NOCCuculliaeccissica
20710209NOCCopicuculliaeulepis
20810223NOCDicestratrifolii
20910251NOCScotogrammadefessa
21010258NOCTrichocleaantica
21110270NOCAdmetovissimilaris
21210287NOCPoliamontara
21310371aNOCLacinipoliacuneata
21410395NOCLacinipoliapensilis
21510398bNOCLacinipoliastricta
21610415NOCLacinipoliastrigicollis
21710422NOCLacinipoliaquadrilineata
21810423NOCLacinipoliapatalis
21910428NOCDargidaprocincta
22010438NOCPseudaletiaunipuncta
22110441NOCLeucaniasp., nr. farcta
22210464NOCPerigonicatertia
22310470NOCAcerranormalis
22410475NOCStretchiainferior
22510477NOCOrthosiaerythrolita
22610479NOCOrthosiatransparens
22710480NOCOrthosiapraeses
22810482NOCOrthosiaferrigera
22910485NOCOrthosiabehrensiana
23010489NOCOrthosiaarthrolita
23110494NOCOrthosiapacifica
23210495cNOCOrthosiahibisci
23310505NOCEgirahiemalis
23410508NOCEgiracrucialis
23510511NOCEgiracurialis
23610514NOCEgirarubrica
23710515NOCEgiraperlubens
23810529NOCAnhimellaperbrunnea
23910533NOCHomorthodescommunis
24010539aNOCHomorthodeshanhami
24110557NOCProtorthodesrufula
24210559NOCProtorthodesalfkeni
24310561NOCProtorthodesvariabilis
24410573NOCUlolonchedisticha
24510607NOCZosteropodahirtipes
24610623NOCMioderastigmata
24710630NOCTricholitafistula
24810663NOCAgrotisipsilon
24910673NOCFeltiacaliforniae
25010705NOCEuxoamessoria
25110725NOCEuxoafuscigera
25210726NOCEuxoaatomaris
25310731NOCEuxoaauxillaris
25410739NOCEuxoaseptentrionalis
25510741NOCEuxoaolivia
25610742NOCEuxoaterrena
25710785NOCEuxoainfausta
25810787NOCEuxoaloya
25910788NOCEuxoabicollaris
26010813NOCEuxoamedialis
26110824NOCEuxoabrevipennis
26210839NOCEuxoacicatricosa
26310844NOCEuxoamercedes
26410889NOCPseudorthosiavariabilis
26510914NOCHemieuxoarudens
26610915NOCPeridromasaucia
26710927NOCSpaelotishavilae
26810942NOCXestiaadela
26910972NOCAnomogynainfimatis
27010991aNOCAdelphagrotisindeterminata
271NOCAbagrotissp.
27211018NOCAbagrotistrigona
27311019NOCAbagrotismirabilis
27411026NOCAbagrotisdenticulata
27511027NOCAbagrotisbarnesi
27611047NOCRhynchagrotisexsertistigma
27711068NOCHeliothiszea
27811071NOCHeliothisvirescens
27911072NOCHeliothisphloxiphagus
28011074NOCHeliothisparadoxus
28111089NOCSchiniaaurantiaca
28211146NOCSchiniabuta
1A — Growing Up Wild in the ELFIN FOREST north of Beverly Hills (1938-1957)

Dedications

Growing Up Wild in Beverly Hills!

EARLY DAYS on OAK PASS Rd. (1937-1945) and HOW the ROAD GOT ITS NAME

FIRES

- (A) Botanical Highlights

-- Historical Remarks on Oaks

-- EARLY EVOLUTIONARY STAGES of the "SMOG-DENIAL SYNDROME"!

-- OAK PASS NATIVE PLANTS TODAY (??)

-- Echos From the Past!

-- A Bit of SUMMERTIME FOGBANK-BOTANY

- (B) LOCAL BUTTERFLY HIGHLIGHTS

- (C) LOCAL BIRDS REMEMBERED

- (D) LOCAL MAMMALS REMEMBERED

- (E) REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS REMEMBERED

CONTACT INFORMATION

DESSERT (Purely for Amusement!)

THE HONEY-SNOB'S CORNER


1B — BACKPORCH MOTH COLLECTION at 9601 Oak Pass Road (1953-1957)

A five-year study (1953-1957) documenting the occurrence of 283 macro-moth species on one acre of woodland habitat at 9601 Oak Pass Rd., 5 road-miles north of Sunset Blvd., Beverly Hills (a mixture of undisturbed Southern Oak Woodland / Chaparral / Coastal Sage Scrub habitat, at 1100 ft. elevation).

WHAT TO EXPECT AT THIS CALIFORNIA SITE

ABOUT THE BACKYARD CONCEPT

BACKGROUND & INTRODUCTION

About the Moth Studies at 9601 Oak Pass Road

BEATING or SWEEPING for LARVAE - A MOST PRODUCTIVE COLLECTING TECHNIQUE

ABUNDANCE-RATINGS DEFINED

The OLD BEVERLY HILLS (OAK PASS ROAD) MOTH STUDY COMPARED WITH THREE OTHER (MORE RECENT) SURVEYS IN COASTAL SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

OBSERVED DIFFERENCES IN THE MACRO-MOTH FAUNAS OF THE ABOVE THREE OTHER SURVEYED COASTAL CALIFORNIAN LOCALITIES

HISTORICAL PHOTOS and A PLEA for FUTURE STUDIES in the SAME REGION

FRANK SALA'S CORNER

FRANK HOVORE'S CORNER


1C — HABITAT PHOTOS Documenting the Surrounding Locality (1957-1964)

1C - HABITAT PHOTOS (1957-1964)

DIRT ROADS

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