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932956 – 10451.1   Leucania lobrega Adams, 2001

LG - Joseph Montes de Oca
Distribution: USA: FL.
Type locality: Dominican Republic.
Genitalia: See Adams (2001).
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Synonymy: Leucania lobrega Adams, 2001
Taxonomic Notes: Leucania lobrega Adams, 2001, n. sp., was first recorded in the US from Florida as L. opalisans by Dickel (1991).
  • Adams, M.S., 2001. A revision of the moth genus Leucania Ochsenheimer in the Antilles (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Annals of the Carnegie Museum, 70(3): 189; figs. 1C, 5A-B, 13C.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Dickel, T.S., 1991. New records of noctuid moths from Florida (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Tropical Lepidoptera, 2(1): 53-58.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at The Noctuidae of North America by Robert W. Poole (
Leucania lobrega
LG – Jim Troubridge
Leucania lobrega
22mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Leucania lobrega
34mm – Jim Vargo

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