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931419.81 – 9255.2   Acronicta wiklei Schmidt & Anweiler, 2020

Margarethe Brummermann
Distribution: Southern AZ.
Type locality: Pena Blanca Canyon, Atascosa Mts., Santa Cruz, Co., AZ.
Similar Species:
  • Acronicta afflicta
  • Acronicta brumosa
  • Acronicta liturata
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Acronicta wiklei Schmidt & Anweiler, 2020
Taxonomic Notes: Acronicta wiklei Schmidt & Anweiler, 2020, n. sp., MONA Fascicle 25.4: 138.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:ABA2128 - Caution: 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: 138; pl. A-7, figs. 17-20 (adult); pl. 18, fig. 4 (♂ gen.); pl. 36, fig. 7 (♀ gen.) (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Acronicta wiklei
- paratype-DNA - LG – CNC
Acronicta wiklei
Acronicta wiklei
- LG – Jim Troubridge

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