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933506.0010641Agrotis vetusta (Walker, 1856) – Old Man Dart

Carl Barrentine
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Synonymy: Mythimna vetusta Walker, 1856
Porosagrotis catenuloides Smith, 1910
Agrotis muraenula Grote & Robinson, 1868
Porosagrotis mutata Barnes & Benjamin, 1924
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Lafontaine, J. D., 2004. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.1: p. 228; pl. J.44-45. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 58.1m; p. 312. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Agrotis vetusta
Hugh McGuinness
Agrotis vetusta
Janice Stiefel
Agrotis vetusta
Charles Melton - DNA
Agrotis vetusta
LG – Jim Troubridge
Agrotis vetusta
38mm – Jim Vargo
Agrotis vetusta
Canadian National Collection LG

Agrotis vetusta
Canadian National Collection LG

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