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933682 – 11029.2   Abagrotis forbesi (Benjamin, 1921)

Carl Barrentine
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Synonymy: Lampra forbesi Benjamin, 1921
Taxonomic Notes: Abagrotis forbesi: Elevated from synonym of 11024 - Abagrotis nefascia.
  • 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. 234; pl. 7.18-22. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 58.42f; p. 317. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Abagrotis forbesi
Carl Barrentine
Abagrotis forbesi
LG – Jim Troubridge
Abagrotis forbesi
LG – Jim Troubridge
Abagrotis forbesi
33mm – Jim Vargo

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