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931022 – 8688   Zale sabena (Schaus, 1901)

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Distribution: Western TX (BOLD), AZ (Moths of SE AZ).
Type locality: Jalapa, Mexico.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Homoptera sabena Schaus, 1901
Zale albovariegata Draudt, 1940 - form
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Draudt, M., [1939]. Eulenartige Nachtfalter. In Seitz, Die Gross-Schmetterlinge des Amerikanischen Faunengebietes, 7: 456; pl. 70, fig. [2, 3] row e.
  • Hampson, G.F., 1913. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalænæ in the British Museum, 13: 219; pl. 229, fig. 8.
  • Schaus, W., 1901. New species of Noctuidae from Tropical America. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, including Zoology, Botany and Geology, (ser. 7) 8: 42.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Walsh, B., The Moths of Southeastern Arizona. website
Zale sabena
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