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931191.008908Autographa precationis (Guenée, 1852) – Common Looper

© Carol Wolf
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Plusia precationis Guenée, 1852
  • 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)
  • Lafontaine, J. D. & R. W. Poole, 1991. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 25.1: p. 82; pl. 2.3-5. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Autographa precationis
© Carroll Rudy
Autographa precationis
© Nolie Schneider
Autographa precationis
© Steve Nanz
Autographa precationis
© Tom Murray
Autographa precationis
© Nolie Schneider
Autographa precationis
© John Lee
Autographa precationis
© Richard Wolfert
Autographa precationis
32mm – © Jim Vargo
Autographa precationis
© Canadian National Collection LG

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