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932639 – 9574   Aseptis lichena (Barnes & McDunnough, 1912)

[T] - dark form; Alpine Co., CA - Rich Kelly
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Synonymy: Andropolia lichena Barnes & McDunnough, 1912
Taxonomic Notes: Aseptis lichena: Formerly placed in the genus Andropolia.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Barnes, W.M. & J.H. McDunnough, 1912. Fifty new species; notes on the genus Alpheias. Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America, 1(5): 17; pl. 2, fig. 11
  • Mustelin, T. & L.G. Crabo, 2015. Revision of the genus Aseptis McDunnough (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Xylenini) with a description of two new genera, Paraseptis and Viridiseptis. In: Schmidt BC, Lafontaine JD (Eds) Contributions to the systematics of New World macro-moths VI. ZooKeys, 527: 73; figs. 19, 20, 64, 81.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Aseptis lichena
LG – Jim Troubridge

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