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Noctuidae
933586.0010969Xestia dilucida (Morrison, 1875) – Dull Reddish Dart

Aubrey Scott
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Agrotis dilucida Morrison, 1875
Semiophora atoma Smith, 1907
Agrotis janualis Grote, 1878
Semiophora youngii Smith, 1902
Taxonomic Notes: Xestia dilucida: Includes as a synonym Xestia youngii [10970]. Formerly placed in the genus Anomogyna.
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. 129; pl. 3.22-23. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Xestia dilucida
Hugh McGuinness
Xestia dilucida
Hugh McGuinness
Xestia dilucida
Tom Murray
Xestia dilucida
Hugh McGuinness
Xestia dilucida
Hugh McGuinness
Xestia dilucida
Hugh McGuinness
Xestia dilucida
Jason Dombroskie
Xestia dilucida
Ken Childs
Xestia dilucida
LG – Jim Troubridge
Xestia dilucida
LG – Jim Troubridge
Xestia dilucida
36mm – Jim Vargo
Xestia dilucida
33mm – Jim Vargo
Xestia dilucida
Canadian National Collection LG

Xestia dilucida
Canadian National Collection LG


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