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931434.4 – 9231   Acronicta strigulata (Smith, 1897)
             Strigulose Dagger

© Carl Barrentine
Distribution: Canada: BC; USA: WA OR, ID, CA, NV, WY, UT, AZ, NM, TX (Schmidt & Anweiler 2020).
Type locality: Colorado.
Similar Species:
  • Acronicta hasta (Guenée, 1852)
  • Acronicta thoracica (Grote, 1880)
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Acronycta strigulata Smith, 1897
  • 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: 190; pl. A-15, figs. 29-32 (adult); pl. 23, fig. 4 (♂ gen.); pl. 40, fig. 4 (♀ gen.) (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Acronicta strigulata
© Leslie Goethals
Acronicta strigulata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Acronicta strigulata
35mm – © Jim Vargo

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