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932648.5 – 9533   Paraseptis adnixa (Grote, 1880)

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Synonymy: Hadena adnixa Grote, 1880
Hadena pausis Smith, 1899
Taxonomic Notes: Paraseptis adnixa (Grote, 1880), formerly in the genus Aseptis, includes as a synonym 9535 Aseptis pausis in Mustelin & Crabo (2015), ZooKeys, 527:: 92.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Mustelin, T. & L.G. Crabo, 2015. Revision of the genus Aseptis McDunnough (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Xylenini) with a description of two new genera, Paraseptis and Viridiseptis. In: Schmidt BC, Lafontaine JD (Eds) Contributions to the systematics of New World macro-moths VI. ZooKeys, 527: 57-102.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 54.20m; p. 299. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Paraseptis adnixa
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Paraseptis adnixa
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Paraseptis adnixa
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