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933230 – 10923   Actebia balanitis (Grote, 1873)
Distribution Data for Actebia balanitis
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Synonymy: Agrotis balanitis Grote, 1873
Protexarnis squalida of authors not Guenée, 1852
Taxonomic Notes: Actebia balanitis: Formerly placed in the genus Protexarnis.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Lafontaine, J. D., 2004. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.1: p. 76; pl. C.6-8. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Actebia balanitis
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Actebia balanitis
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Actebia balanitis
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