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931902.00 – 10102.1   Sympistis apis Troubridge, 2008

© David Barker
Distribution: Northern Texas plains.
and Size:
Late September - early October.  Wingspan ~ 26-32 mm.
Similar Species:
  • See 10102 - Sympistis pernotata is found west of the Continental Divide
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Sympistis apis Troubridge, 2008
Taxonomic Notes: Sympistis apis Troubridge, 2008, n. sp., Zootaxa, 1903:1-95.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • 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)
Data compiled and contributed by Carroll Rudy from references cited.

Sympistis apis
© David Barker
Sympistis apis
29mm – © Canadian National Collection
Sympistis apis
29mm - LG – © Canadian National Collection
Sympistis apis
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Sympistis apis
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Sympistis apis
33mm - LG – © Jim Vargo
Sympistis apis
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