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930260.008179.3Apantesis behrii (Stretch, 1872)
Distribution Data for Apantesis behrii
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Synonymy: Arctia behrii Stretch, 1872
Arctia shastanensis French, 1881
Taxonomic Notes: Apantesis behrii (Stretch, 1872) is elevated from synonymy of 8179 G. nevadensis, Zootaxa, 1405: 39-49. This species was formerly in the genus Grammia, Systematic Entomology: 41(4): 844-853.
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  • Ferguson, D.C. & B.C. Schmidt, 2007. Taxonomic review of the Grammia nevadensis species group (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) with descriptions of` two new species. Zootaxa, 1405: 39-49.
  • Ronka, K., J. Mappes, L. Kaila, N. Wahlberg, 2016. Putting Parasemia in its phylogenetic place: a molecular analysis of the subtribe Arctiina (Lepidoptera). Systematic Entomology, 41(4): 844-853.
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