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933672 – 11041   Abagrotis placida (Grote, 1876)

Bob Martin
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Agrotis placida Grote, 1876
Agrotis minimalis Grote, 1879
  • 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. 227; pl. 6.45-49. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Abagrotis placida
John Davis
Abagrotis placida
34mm – CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Abagrotis placida
35mm – CNC - Jocelyn Gill
Abagrotis placida
LG – Jim Troubridge
Abagrotis placida
33mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Abagrotis placida
33mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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