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933515 – 10648   Agrotis gladiaria Morrison, 1875
             Swordsman Dart

Carol Wolf
Distribution: Type locality: Massachusetts.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Agrotis gladiaria Morrison, 1875
Agrotis morrisoniana Morrison, 1875
Agrotis morrisoniana Riley, 1875
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Lafontaine, J. D., 2004. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.1: p. 237; pl. K.27-29. order or free PDF
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. Descriptions of new Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 17: 162.
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. List of a collection of Texas Noctuidae, with descriptions of the new species. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 17: 214.
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Agrotis gladiaria
Bob Patterson
Agrotis gladiaria
Mark Dreiling - DNA
Agrotis gladiaria
Nolie Schneider
Agrotis gladiaria
Robin McLeod
Agrotis gladiaria
Jason Dombroskie
Agrotis gladiaria
LG – Jim Troubridge
Agrotis gladiaria
32mm – Jim Vargo

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