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931799 – 10076   Sympistis albifasciata (Hampson, 1906)

© Dwaine Wagoner
Distribution: Type locality: Nevada Co. CA.
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Synonymy: Oncocnemis albifasciata Hampson, 1906
Oncocnemis fasciatus Smith, 1888
Taxonomic Notes: Sympistis albifasciata (Hampson, 1906), n. comb. in Troubridge (2008), was formerly in the genus Oncocnemis. Albifasciata is a replacement name for Albifasciata (Hampson).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hampson, G.F., 1906. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalænæ in the British Museum, 6: 152.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
  • Troubridge, J.T., 2008. A generic realignment of the Oncocnemidini sensu Hodges (1983) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Oncocnemidinae), with descriptions of a new genus and 50 new species. Zootaxa, 1903: 1-95. (abstract)
Sympistis albifasciata
27mm – © Canadian National Collection
Sympistis albifasciata
© Gary Anweiler
Sympistis albifasciata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Sympistis albifasciata
29mm – © Jim Vargo

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