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932369 – 9393   "Resapamea" (Group 2) stipata (Morrison, 1875)
             Four-lined Borer

Carl Barrentine
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Synonymy: Hadena stipata Morrison, 1875
Taxonomic Notes: "Resapamea" (Group 2) stipata was formerly placed in the genus Luperina. Generic placement (group 2) is provisional in Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010), ZooKeys, 40:76, 148.
  • 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. & B.C. Schmidt, 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys, 40: 1-239.
  • Pohl, G.R., B. Patterson, J. Pelham, 2016. Annotated taxonomic checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico. Working paper published online by the authors at 766 pp. website
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths

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