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930241.008198Apantesis doris (Boisduval, 1869) – Doris Tiger Moth
Distribution Data for Apantesis doris
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Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
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Synonymy: • Chelonia doris Boisduval, 1869
• Arctia michabo Grote, 1875
• Chelonia nerea Boisduval, 1869
• Arctia minea Slosson, 1892
Taxonomic Notes: Apantesis doris (Boisduval, 1869) was formerly in the genus Grammia, Systematic Entomology: 41(4): 844-853.
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Apantesis doris
İ Larry Line
Apantesis doris
İ Eric Haley
Apantesis doris
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