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933577.00 – 11011   Xestia plebeia (Smith, 1898)

Libby & Rick Avis
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Synonymy: Noctua plebeia Smith, 1898
Triphaena bajoides Barnes & Benjamin, 1929
Taxonomic Notes: Xestia plebeia: Formerly placed in the genus Hemigraphiphora.
  • 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. 120; pl. 2.48. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Xestia plebeia
Libby & Rick Avis
Xestia plebeia
Dick Wilson
Xestia plebeia
John Davis
Xestia plebeia
LG – Jim Troubridge
Xestia plebeia
36mm – Jim Vargo

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