Getta ticaJames S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
Getta tica occurs in Costa Rica and Panama. This species, along with Getta turrenti, were formerly viewed respectively as Central American and Mexican representatives of Getta baetifica but were recognized as distinct by Miller (2009). In costa Rica, the larval host plant is Passiflora (Astrophea) tica.
Miller, JS. 2009. Generic revision of the Dioptinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Notodontidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 321, 1-971 + 48 plates.
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Miller, James S. and Andrew V. Z. Brower. 2009. Getta tica http://tolweb.org/Getta_tica/138661/2009.08.12 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Version 12 August 2009 (under construction).