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931432.009211Acronicta tritona (Hübner, 1818) – Triton Dagger

© Carol Wolf
Distribution: Type locality: Georgia
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Synonymy: Triaena tritona Hübner, 1818
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Schmidt, B.C. & G.G. Anweiler, 2020. Noctuidae (Part) Pantheinae, Raphiinae, Balsinae, Acronictinae. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 25.4: 180; pl. A-13, figs. 30-34 (adult); pl. 22, fig. 3 (♂ gen.); pl. 39, fig. 4 (♀ gen.); pl. L-10, figs. 1, 2 (larva) (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Acronicta tritona
© Machele White
Acronicta tritona
© Bob Patterson
Acronicta tritona
© Carol Wolf
Acronicta tritona
35mm – © Jim Vargo
Acronicta tritona
© Brody J. Thomassen LG

Acronicta tritona
© Bob Barber

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