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931860.0010124.1Sympistis amenthes Troubridge, 2008
Distribution Data for Sympistis amenthes
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Distribution: Washington - Oregon, East slope of Cascade Mtns. to Northwestern Nevada. Elevations ~ 2,600 - 5,600 ft.
and Size:
September. Wingspan ~ 28-36 mm.
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Synonymy: Sympistis amenthes Troubridge, 2008
Taxonomic Notes: Sympistis amenthes Troubridge, 2008, n. sp., Zootaxa, 1903:1-95.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Troubridge, J.T., 2008. A generic realignment of the Oncocnemidini sensu Hodges (1983) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Oncocnemidinae), with descriptions of a new genus and 50 new species. Zootaxa, 1903: 1-95. (abstract)
Sympistis amenthes
36mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis amenthes
LG – Jim Troubridge
Sympistis amenthes
31mm – Jim Vargo

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