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931340 – 9133   Tarache apela (Druce, 1889)

Randy Hardy -
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Synonymy: Acontia apela Druce, 1889
Acontia philomela Druce, 1889
Taxonomic Notes: Tarache apela: Formerly placed in the genus Acontia.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • 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).
Tarache apela
Arlene Ripley
Tarache apela
Arlene Ripley
Tarache apela
Randy Hardy
Tarache apela
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