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931833 – 10095.1   Sympistis lachrymosa Troubridge, 2008
Distribution Data for Sympistis lachrymosa
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Distribution: W. Texas - New Mexico
and Size:
Late Sept. - late Oct. Wingspan ~34-36 mm.
Similar Species:
  • See 10095 - Sympistis simplex.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Sympistis lachrymosa Troubridge, 2008
Taxonomic Notes: Sympistis lachrymosa Troubridge, 2008, n. sp., Zootaxa, 1903:1-95.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Troubridge, J.T., 2008. A generic realignment of the Oncocnemidini sensu Hodges (1983) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Oncocnemidinae), with descriptions of a new genus and 50 new species. Zootaxa, 1903: 1-95. (abstract)
Sympistis lachrymosa
36mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis lachrymosa
LG – Jim Troubridge
Sympistis lachrymosa
37mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Sympistis lachrymosa
– Texas Lepidoptera Survey

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