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931434.6 – 9266   Acronicta lithospila (Grote, 1874)
             Streaked Dagger

Mark Dreiling - DNA
Distribution: Type locality: New York.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Acronycta lithospila Grote, 1874
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Grote, A.G., 1874. Descriptions and notes on the Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 16: 240.
  • Schmidt, B.C. & G.G. Anweiler, 2020. Noctuidae (Part) Pantheinae, Raphiinae, Balsinae, Acronictinae. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 25.4: 193; pl. A-18, figs. 23-24 (adult); pl. 23, fig. 6 (♂ gen.); pl. 40, fig. 6 (♀ gen.); pl. L-10, fig. 6 (larva) (order).
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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