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933010 – 10339   Lasionycta impingens (Walker, 1857)
Distribution Data for Lasionycta impingens
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Synonymy: Anarta impingens Walker, 1857
Anarta nivaria Grote, 1876
Orthosia perpura Morrison, 1875
Mamestra curta Morrison, 1875
Taxonomic Notes: Lasionycta impingens: Includes as a subspecies Lasionycta curta [10339.1].
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Crabo, L. & D. Lafontaine, 2009. A Revision of Lasionycta Aurivillius (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) for North America and notes on Eurasian species, with descriptions of 17 new species, 6 new subspecies, a new genus, and two new species of Tricholita Grote. ZooKeys, 30: 1-156.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 56.6m; p. 305. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Lasionycta impingens
Jeff Smith
Lasionycta impingens
Jeff Smith
Lasionycta impingens
30mm – Jim Vargo
Lasionycta impingens
28mm – Jim Vargo
Lasionycta impingens
30mm – Jim Vargo

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