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931407 – 9189.1   Charadra moneta Schmidt & Anweiler, 2010
Distribution Data for Charadra moneta
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Distribution: Western TX, NM AZ
Type locality: Walnut Canyon, Cocnino Co., AZ.
Genitalia: ZooKeys, 39: figs. 28, 32.
Similar Species:
  • 9189 Charadra deridens
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Charadra moneta Schmidt & Anweiler, 2010
Taxonomic Notes: Charadra moneta Schmidt & Anweiler, 2010, n. sp., ZooKeys, 39:177, was previously misidentified identified in most collections as Charadra ingenua Smith, 1906, a species which occupied number 9189.1 in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist). C. ingenua was synonymized with 9189 C. deridens (Guenée, 1852) in Anweiler & Schmidt (2010).
  • 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, 2010. American species of Charadra Walker, with a revision of the Charadra pata (Druce) group (Noctuidae, Pantheinae). ZooKeys, 39: 161-181.
  • Schmidt, B.C. & G.G. Anweiler, 2020. Noctuidae (Part) Pantheinae, Raphiinae, Balsinae, Acronictinae. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 25.4: 65; pl. A-4 (adult), figs. 33-36; pl. 13, fig. 3 (♂ gen.); pl. 33, fig. 1 (♀ gen.) (order).
Charadra moneta
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Charadra moneta
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Charadra moneta
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