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931444.5 – 9238.2   Acronicta texana Schmidt & Anweiler, 2020

[T] - Terry Hibbitts
Distribution: Davis Mts., Chiros Mts., Edwards Plateau, TX.
Type locality: Neal's Lodges, Concan, Uvalde Co., TX.
Similar Species:
  • 9238 Acronicta lobeliae is larger with darker hindwings.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Acronicta texana Schmidt & Anweiler, 2020
Taxonomic Notes: Acronicta texana Schmidt & Anweiler, 2020, n. sp., MONA Fascicle 25.4: 210.
  • Schmidt, B.C. & G.G. Anweiler, 2020. Noctuidae (Part) Pantheinae, Raphiinae, Balsinae, Acronictinae. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 25.4: 210; pl. A-14, figs. 25-27 (adult); pl. 25, fig. 6 (♂ gen.); pl. 42, fig. 2 (♀ gen.) (order).

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