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932452.009455Amphipoea lunata (Smith, 1891)

Gary McDonald
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Synonymy: Apamea lunata Smith, 1891
Hydroecia albilunata Smith, 1899
Taxonomic Notes: Amphipoea lunata: Generic placement is provisional, ZooKeys. 40: 1-239.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Lafontaine J.D. & B.C. Schmidt, 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys, 40: 1-239.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 53.30f; p. 296. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
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