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932823.1 – 10327.1   Anarta melanopa (Thunberg, 1791)
Distribution Data for Anarta melanopa
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Synonymy: Noctua melanopa Thunberg, 1791
Noctua alpicola Quensel, 1802
Pyralis rupestralis Hübner, 1799
Anarta rupestris Hübner, 1819
Noctua tristis Hübner, 1809
Noctua vidua Hübner, 1808
Anarta wistroemi Lampa, 1885
Taxonomic Notes: Anarta melanopa (Thunberg, 1791) is added back to the checklist as a result of newly found specimens from Alaska and northern Yukon, ZooKeys, 527: 142.
  • 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. & B.C. Schmidt, 2015. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico III. ZooKeys, 527: 127-147.
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