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932303.00 – 9341   Apamea vultuosa (Grote, 1875)
             Airy Apamea

John Davis
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Suggested by Heppner as a species straying into, but not breeding in, Florida.
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Synonymy: Hadena vultuosa Grote, 1875
Hadena multicolor Dyar, 1904
Taxonomic Notes: Apamea vultuosa: Includes as a subspecies Apamea multicolor [9342].
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Mikkola, K., J. D. Lafontaine & J. D. Gill, 2009. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.9: p. 39; pl. 1.20-24. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Apamea vultuosa
Dick Wilson
Apamea vultuosa
Libby & Rick Avis
Apamea vultuosa
Dick Wilson - DNA
Apamea vultuosa
40mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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