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933017 – 10370   Lacinipolia lustralis (Grote, 1875)
Distribution Data for Lacinipolia lustralis
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Synonymy: Dianthoecia lustralis Grote, 1875
Mamestra cervina Smith, 1898
Mamestra selama Strecker, 1898
Taeniocampa suffusa Smith, 1888
Taxonomic Notes: Lacinipolia lustralis (Grote, 1875) includes as a synonym Lacinipolia selama (Strecker, 1898) in Selman (1975).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 56.13f; p. 305. Book Review and ordering
  • Selman, C.L., 1975. Revision of the Genus Lacinipolia McDunnough of America North of Mexico (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Ohio State University, Ph.D. thesis dissertation.
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  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Lacinipolia lustralis
John Davis
Lacinipolia lustralis
28mm – Jim Vargo
Lacinipolia lustralis
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

Lacinipolia lustralis
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

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