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931491.5 – 9272.1   Acronicta sinescripta Ferguson, [1989]

Greg Raterman
Distribution: Type locality: 4.2 mi. NE Abita Springs, St. Tammany, LA.
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Synonymy: Acronicta sinescripta Ferguson, [1989]
Taxonomic Notes: Acronicta sinescripta Ferguson, [1989], n. sp.: Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, 26: 201-218.
  • 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: 250; pl. A-17, figs. 30-32 (adult); pl. 29, fig. 6 (♂ gen.); pl. 44, fig. 8 (♀ gen.) (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Acronicta sinescripta
LG – Jim Troubridge

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