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932703 – 9982   Mniotype adusta (Esper, 1790)
Distribution Data for Mniotype adusta
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Synonymy: Phalaena adusta Esper, 1790
Hadena groelandica Zetterstedt, 1839
Hadena sommeri Lefèbvre, 1836
Taxonomic Notes: Mniotype adusta (Esper, 1790) includes as synonym 9982 Mniotype sommeri (Lefèbvre, 1836). This Eurasian species is found in Greenland but extralimital to the US and Canada. - Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010), ZooKeys, 40: 153.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Lafontaine J.D. & B.C. Schmidt, 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys, 40: 1-239.
Mniotype adusta
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