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931399.5 – 9191   Meleneta antennata Smith, 1908

Franny Geller
Distribution: Mountains of AZ, NM, western TX, Schmidt & Anweiler, (2020).
Type locality: Huachuca Mts. AZ.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Meleneta antennata Smith, 1908
Zazunga moes Dyar, 1920
Zazunga opinor Dyar, 1910
  • 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: 42; pl. A-3 (adult), figs. 12-16; pl. 11, fig. 1 (♂ gen.); pl. 31, fig. 4 (♀ gen.) (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Meleneta antennata
Franny Geller
Meleneta antennata
LG – Jim Troubridge
Meleneta antennata
32mm – Jim Vargo

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