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933152 – 10596   "Hexorthodes" agrotiformis (Grote, 1881)
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Distribution: Type locality: New Mexico.
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Synonymy: Graphiphora agrotiformis Grote, 1881
Eriopyga aleuca Draudt, 1924
Eriopyga diplopis Dyar, 1914
Agrotis planalis Grote, 1883
Taxonomic Notes: "Hexorthodes" agrotiformis (Grote, 1881) includes as a synonym 10595 Hexorthodes planalis (Grote, 1883); generic placement is provisional in Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010), ZooKeys, 40: 97, 158.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Grote, A.G., 1883. Mr. A. R. Grote on the Moths of New Mexico. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (ser. 5) 11: 53.
  • Lafontaine J.D. & B.C. Schmidt, 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys, 40: 1-239.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 56.24m; p. 306. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

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