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Noctuidae
931881.0010135.7Sympistis chons – Troubridge, 2008
Distribution Data for Sympistis chons
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Distribution: Alberta - British Columbia south to Arizona In dry places: badlands, dry river valleys, ponderosa pine forests, deserts.
Seasonality
and Size:
June-Aug. Wingspan~30-36mm.
Similar Species:
  • See 10135.2 - Sympistis amun; See 10135 Sympistis riparia; See 10135.3 Sympistis deserticola; 10135.4 Sympistis major
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: Select/reselect View by Region on the related species page.)
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: some specimens may not be sequenced and DNA barcode does not ensure correct identification.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • 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 chons
36mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis chons
36mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis chons
34mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis chons
37mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis chons
35mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis chons
35mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis chons
LG – Jim Troubridge
Sympistis chons
LG – Jim Troubridge
Sympistis chons
LG – Jim Troubridge
Sympistis chons
35mm – Jim Vargo

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