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Noctuidae
933591.0010938Xestia scropulana (Morrison, 1875)
Distribution Data for Xestia scropulana
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Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Type locality (scropulana): "The alpine region of Mt. Washington. [NH]"
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Synonymy: Agrotis scropulana Morrison, 1875
Agrotis moeschleri Bang-Haas, 1910
Taxonomic Notes: Xestia scropulana: Formerly placed in the genus Pachnobia.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Lafontaine, J. D., 1998. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3: p. 136; pl. 3.34-35. order or free PDF
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. Descriptions of new Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 17: 165.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Xestia scropulana
LG – Jim Troubridge
Xestia scropulana
LG – Jim Troubridge
Xestia scropulana
Martin Turgeon
Xestia scropulana
Martin Turgeon
Xestia scropulana
Martin Turgeon

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