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933600 – 10957   Xestia atrata (Morrison, 1875)
Distribution Data for Xestia atrata
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Distribution: Type locality: Mt. Washington, NH.
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Synonymy: Pteroscia atrata Morrison, 1875
Pteroscia yukona McDunnough, 1921
Taxonomic Notes: Xestia atrata: Formerly placed in the genus Anomogyna.
  • 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., 1998. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3: p. 146; pl. 3.54-55. order or free PDF
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. Descriptions of new Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 17: 156.
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Xestia atrata
Gary Anweiler
Xestia atrata
ssp. yukona LG – Jim Troubridge
Xestia atrata
LG – Jim Troubridge
Xestia atrata
Canadian National Collection LG

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