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931294 – 9055   "Lithacodia" phya (Druce, 1889)

Charles W. Melton
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Synonymy: Acontia phya Druce, 1889
Eustrotia penthis of authors not Schaus, 1904
Taxonomic Notes: "Lithacodia" phya (Druce, 1889) replaces Lithacodia penthis of authors; (not Schaus, 1904) and is provisionally placed in the genus Lithacodia, ZooKeys. 40: 133.
  • 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. & B.C. Schmidt, 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys, 40: 1-239.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

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