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931201 – 8918   Autographa corusca (Strecker, 1885)

John Davis
Distribution: AK Panhandle and BC south to Mendocino Co. CA with an apparent disjunct population in Mingen Island QC, an area known for disjunct western species of plants, Lafontaine & Poole (1991).
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Plusia corusca Strecker, 1885
  • 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. & R. W. Poole, 1991. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 25.1: p. 89; pl. 2.25-26. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 49.36m; p. 278. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
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