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932447.009457Amphipoea americana (Speyer, 1875) – American Ear Moth
Nolie Schneider Nolie Schneider
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Hydroecia americana Speyer, 1875
Hydroecia atlantica Smith, 1899
[unknown] lusca Smith, 1891
Noctua nictitans of authors not Linnaeus, 1767
  • 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)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 53.29f; p. 296. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Amphipoea americana
Tom Murray
Amphipoea americana
Robin McLeod
Amphipoea americana
Dick Wilson
Amphipoea americana
Carl Barrentine
Amphipoea americana
- LG - JoAnne Russo
Amphipoea americana
LG – Jim Troubridge
Amphipoea americana
30mm – Jim Vargo
Amphipoea americana
30mm – Jim Vargo

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