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933645 – 11047.3   Parabagrotis cupidissima (Grote, 1875)

Gary McDonald
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Synonymy: Agrotis cupidissima Grote, 1875
Rhynchagrotis distracta Smith, 1890
Agrotis laetula Grote, 1876
Taxonomic Notes: Parabagrotis cupidissima: Elevated from synonymy of 11047 - Parabagrotis exertistigma. Formerly placed in the genus Rhynchagrotis.
  • 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., 1998. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3: p. 198; pl. 5.41-42. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Parabagrotis cupidissima
John Davis
Parabagrotis cupidissima
Gary McDonald - DNA
Parabagrotis cupidissima
Parabagrotis cupidissima
LG – Jim Troubridge
Parabagrotis cupidissima
LG – Jim Troubridge
Parabagrotis cupidissima
LG – Jim Troubridge

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