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930254 – 8189   Apantesis f-pallida (Strecker, 1878)
Distribution Data for Apantesis f-pallida
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Synonymy: Arctia f-pallida Strecker, 1878
Apantesis moierra Dyar, 1914
Arctia quadranotata Strecker, 1878
Apantesis sociata Barnes & McDunnough, 1910
Taxonomic Notes: Apantesis f-pallida (Strecker, 1878) was formerly in the genus Grammia, Systematic Entomology: 41(4): 844-853.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 46.56m, 46.57m; p. 268. Book Review and ordering
  • Ronka, K., J. Mappes, L. Kaila, N. Wahlberg, 2016. Putting Parasemia in its phylogenetic place: a molecular analysis of the subtribe Arctiina (Lepidoptera). Systematic Entomology, 41(4): 844-853.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Strecker, H., 1878. Heterocera. in E.H.Ruffner (1878), Explorations and surveys in the Department of the Missouri. Annual report of the chief of engineers, Appendix SS: 1860.
Apantesis f-pallida
Sam Houston
Apantesis f-pallida
Sam Houston
Apantesis f-pallida
Sam Houston
Apantesis f-pallida
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