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Noctuidae
933588.00 – 10942   Xestia c-nigrum (Linnaeus, 1758)
             Lesser Black-letter Dart

Dick Wilson
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
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Synonymy: Phalaena c-nigrum Linnaeus, 1758
Xestia adela Franclemont, 1980
Agrotis degenerata Staudinger, 1889
Agrotis depravata Bang-Haas, 1912
Amathes ignorata Eitschberger, 1972
Diarsia kurilana Bryk, 1942
Bombyx nunatrum Esper, 1786
Bombyx singularis Esper, 1786
Taxonomic Notes: Xestia c-nigrum: Includes as a subspecies Xestia adela [10942].
References
Xestia c-nigrum
Marius V. Aurelian
Xestia c-nigrum
Carol Wolf
Xestia c-nigrum
- 35mm – Gary Anweiler
Xestia c-nigrum
LG – Jim Troubridge
Xestia c-nigrum
34mm – Jim Vargo
Xestia c-nigrum
Canadian National Collection LG

Xestia c-nigrum
Canadian National Collection LG

Xestia c-nigrum
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

Xestia c-nigrum
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG


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