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933630 – 10951   Pseudohermonassa tenuicula (Morrison, 1875)
             Morrison's Sooty Dart

Nolie Schneider
Distribution: Type locality: New York.
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Synonymy: Agrotis tenuicula Morrison, 1875
Agrotis treati Grote, 1875
Taxonomic Notes: Pseudohermonassa tenuicula: Formerly placed in the genus Xestia.
  • 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., 1998. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3: p. 180; pl. 5.2-3. order or free PDF
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. Descriptions of new Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 17: 163.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Pseudohermonassa tenuicula
Carroll Rudy
Pseudohermonassa tenuicula
Nelson Poirier
Pseudohermonassa tenuicula
Nolie Schneider
Pseudohermonassa tenuicula
Gary Anweiler
Pseudohermonassa tenuicula
Gary Anweiler
Pseudohermonassa tenuicula
LG – Jim Troubridge
Pseudohermonassa tenuicula
31mm – Jim Vargo

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