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932926 – 10429   Dargida grammivora Walker, 1856

Charles W. Melton
Distribution: Type locality: Venezuela.
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Synonymy: Dargida grammivora Walker, 1856
Dargida graminivora Hampson, 1905
Taxonomic Notes: Dargida grammivora Walker, 1856 may be extralimital north of Mexico. USNM and BOLD specimens from Arizona identified as "grammivora" apparently represent as undescribed species.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AAZ0786 (grammivora of authors?)
  • Pogue, M.G., 2009. Three new cryptic species within the Dargida procincta (Grote) complex (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Hadeninae) from the Neotropics. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 111: 686-697.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Walker, F., 1856. Noctuidae. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, 9: 202.
Dargida grammivora
Margarethe Brummermann
Dargida grammivora
[02-SRNP-9814] – Janzen & Hallwachs
Dargida grammivora
LG – Jim Troubridge
Dargida grammivora
38mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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