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931485.1 – 9277   Acronicta dolli (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)
             Doll's Dagger
Distribution Data for Acronicta dolli
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Distribution: Type locality: Central Park, LI, NY.
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Synonymy: Merolonche dolli Barnes & McDunnough, 1918
Taxonomic Notes: Acronicta dolli was formerly in the genus Merolonche (Lafontaine & 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.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Schmidt, B.C. & G.G. Anweiler, 2020. Noctuidae (Part) Pantheinae, Raphiinae, Balsinae, Acronictinae. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 25.4: 239; pl. A-16, figs. 37-40 (adult); pl. 28, fig. 4 (♂ gen.); pl. L-14, fig. 6. (larva) (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Acronicta dolli
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Acronicta dolli
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