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931491.4 – 9274   Acronicta lanceolaria (Grote, 1875)

© Dave Beadle
Distribution: Type locality: Newtonville, MA.
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Apatela lanceolaria Grote, 1875
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Schmidt, B.C. & G.G. Anweiler, 2020. Noctuidae (Part) Pantheinae, Raphiinae, Balsinae, Acronictinae. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 25.4: 248; pl. A-17, figs. 27-29 (adult); pl. 29, fig. 5 (♂ gen.); pl. 44, fig. 7 (♀ gen.); pl. L-17, figs. 7, 8 (larva) (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Acronicta lanceolaria
© Gary Anweiler
Acronicta lanceolaria
42mm – © Jim Vargo
Acronicta lanceolaria
© Roxanne Bertrand ( LG
on Pinus strobus
Acronicta lanceolaria
© Roxanne Bertrand ( LG
on Pinus strobus

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