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932355 – 9374   Apamea niveivenosa (Grote, 1879)
             Snowy-veined Apamea

Ian Maton
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Synonymy: Agrotis niveivenosa Grote, 1879
Luperina extensa Smith, 1905
Perigea flavistriga Smith, 1905
Agrotis viralis Grote, 1881
Apamea obscuroides Poole, 1989
Protagrotis obscura Barnes & McDunnough, 1911
Taxonomic Notes: Apamea niveivenosa: Includes as synonym Apamea extensa [9375] and as a subspecies Apamea obscuroides [9376] and its synonym Apamea obscura. Formerly placed in the genus Protagrotis.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Mikkola, K., J. D. Lafontaine & J. D. Gill, 2009. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.9: p. 102; pl. 8.10-21. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
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