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930277 – 8181.1   Apantesis arizoniensis (Stretch, 1873)
Distribution Data for Apantesis arizoniensis
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Synonymy: Arctia arizoniensis Stretch, 1873
Arctia mormonica Neumögen, 1885
Taxonomic Notes: Apantesis arizoniensis (Stretch, 1873), formerly in the genus Notarctia, Systematic Entomology: 41(4): 844-853, is elevated from synonymy of 8181 N. proxima.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • 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.
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Apantesis arizoniensis
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Apantesis arizoniensis
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