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931393 – 9183.1   Neopanthea apanthea (Anweiler, 2009)
Distribution Data for Neopanthea apanthea
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Distribution: Arizona and Colorado. Elevations ~ 1,500-2,150 m.
Type locality: White Mts. AZ.
and Size:
Early August. Wingspan: male ~ 8-30; female ~ 36.
Field Marks:
  • Sexual dimorphism. Female larger with darker hindwing.
  • Similar Species:
    • See also other Panthea.
    • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
    Synonymy: Panthea apanthea Anweiler, 2009
    Taxonomic Notes: Neopanthea apanthea (Anweiler, 2009), n. sp., ZooKeys 9: 102, is transferred from the genus genus Panthea to Neopanthea Anweiler & Schmidt 2020, n. gen. in Schmidt & Anweiler (2020), MONA Fascicle 25.4: 26.
    • Anweiler, G., 2009. Revision of the New World Panthea Hübner (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) with descriptions of 5 new species and 2 new subspecies. ZooKeys, 9: 97-134.
    • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
    • Schmidt, B.C. & G.G. Anweiler, 2020. Noctuidae (Part) Pantheinae, Raphiinae, Balsinae, Acronictinae. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 25.4: 26; pl. A-1 (adult), figs. 1-4; pl. 9, fig. 3 (♂ gen.); pl. 30, fig. 3 (♀ gen.) (order).
    • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
    Neopanthea apanthea
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    Neopanthea apanthea
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