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930279 – 8170   Apantesis vittata (Fabricius, 1787)
             Banded Tiger Moth

David Arbour
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Bombyx vittata Fabricius, 1787
Aloa colorata Walker, 1865
Apantesis ochracea Cassino, 1918
Apantesis radians Walker, 1855
Apantesis subterminalis Strand, 1919
Apantesis floridana Cassino, 1918
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Apantesis vittata
Carol Wolf
Apantesis vittata
LG - – Paul Dennehy
Apantesis vittata
– Ray Simpson

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