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931327 – 9101.2   Ponometia fumata (Smith, 1905)
Distribution Data for Ponometia fumata
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Synonymy: Spragueia fumata Smith, 1905
Taxonomic Notes: Ponometia fumata: Formerly placed in the genus Tarachidia; elevated from synonymy of Ponometia tortricina [9101], ZooKeys, 39: 1-160.
  • 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, 2010. Review of the New World genera of the subfamily Acontiinae (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). ZooKeys, 39: 1-160.
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
  • Species Page at The Noctuidae of North America by Robert W. Poole ( - archived page access (go to a year prior to 2020 and select a blue circled date from the calendar).
Ponometia fumata
18mm - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Ponometia fumata
17mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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