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930243.008191Apantesis placentia – Placentia Tiger Moth – (Smith, 1797)

Abigail Parker
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Taxonomic Notes: Apantesis placentia (Smith, 1797) was formerly in the genus Grammia, Systematic Entomology: 41(4): 844-853.
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • 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.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Apantesis placentia
Abigail Parker
Apantesis placentia
34mm - – Archbold Biological Station
Apantesis placentia
42mm – Jim Vargo

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