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932310 – 9362   Apamea indocilis (Walker, 1856)
             Ignorant Apamea

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Synonymy: • Xylophasia indocilis Walker, 1856
• Septis ampliata McDunnough, 1940
• Xylophasia enigra Smith, 1904
• Xylophasia ferens Smith, 1903
• Hadena lona Strecker, 1898
• Noctua remissa of authors not Hόbner, [1809]
• Hadena runata Smith, 1899
• Hadena separans Grote, 1881
Taxonomic Notes: Apamea indocilis: Includes as a synonym Apamea ampliata [9363].
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Mikkola, K., J. D. Lafontaine & J. D. Gill, 2009. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.9: p. 45; pl. 2.7-16. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Apamea indocilis
DNA - © Dick Wilson
Apamea indocilis
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Apamea indocilis
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Apamea indocilis
- 34mm – © Jim Vargo
Apamea indocilis
- 35mm – © Jim Vargo
Apamea indocilis
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Apamea indocilis
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