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Noctuidae
932889.0010307Trichordestra lilacina (Harvey, 1874) – Aster Cutworm

Dick Wilson - DNA
Distribution: Type Locality (illabefacta): Beverly, MA.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Mamestra lilacina Harvey, 1874
Mamestra illabefacta Morrison, 1875
Polia luski Barnes & McDunnough, 1913
Taxonomic Notes: Trichordestra lilacina: Formerly placed in the genus Lacanobia.
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. Descriptions of new Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 17: 141.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Trichordestra lilacina
Nelson Poirier
Trichordestra lilacina
Janice Stiefel
Trichordestra lilacina
Dick Wilson
Trichordestra lilacina
Jason Dombroskie
Trichordestra lilacina
32mm – Jim Vargo
Trichordestra lilacina
32mm – Jim Vargo
Trichordestra lilacina
Janice Stiefel

Trichordestra lilacina
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

Trichordestra lilacina
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG


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