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Erebidae
930299.108121.1Virbia marginata (Druce, 1885)

Bryan Reynolds [T] - LG
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Taxonomic Notes: Virbia marginata (Druce, 1885), previously removed from the list due to a lack of any verifiable records, is returned based on phenotype and DNA barcode of specimens from southernmost Texas, ZooKeys, 788: 115.
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Schmidt, B.C., J.D. Lafontaine & J.T. Troubridge, 2018. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico IV. ZooKeys, 788: 241-252.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

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