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Noctuidae
932950.00 – 10450   Leucania incognita (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)

Robert Zimlich
Distribution: USA: FL to TX. Range apparently expanding northward - Adams (2001).
Holotype: Texas.
Genitalia: See Adams (2001).
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Cirphis incognita Barnes & McDunnough, 1918
References
  • Adams, M.S., 2001. A revision of the moth genus Leucania Ochsenheimer in the Antilles (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Annals of the Carnegie Museum, 70(3): 211; figs. 3D, 12A-B, 15D.
  • 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)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at The Noctuidae of North America by Robert W. Poole (Nearctica.com)
Leucania incognita
Robert Zimlich
Leucania incognita
Lyn Atherton
Leucania incognita
Bob Patterson
Leucania incognita
Carol Wolf
Leucania incognita
29mm – Jim Vargo

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