WWW MPG website only

Digital Guide to Moth Identification

931806 – 10164.1   Sympistis apep Troubridge, 2008
Distribution Data for Sympistis apep
Large Map & Chart Report Errors About Maps
Distribution: Washington-Oregon Habitat: Thin, dry, rocky soil.
and Size:
Low elevations (2600 ft.), late September. Wingspan ~ 18-25 mm.
Similar Species:
  • See 10080 - Sympistis tenuifascia.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Sympistis apep Troubridge, 2008
Taxonomic Notes: Sympistis apep Troubridge, 2008, n. sp., Zootaxa, 1903:1-95.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • 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 apep
26mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis apep
26mm – Canadian National Collection
Sympistis apep
LG – Jim Troubridge
Sympistis apep
22mm – Jim Vargo

Moth Photographers Group  at the  Mississippi Entomological Museum  at the  Mississippi State University

Send suggestions, or submit photographs to Webmaster — Moth Photographers Group

Database design and scripting support provided by Mike Boone