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Noctuidae
932031.009644Micrathetis triplex (Walker, 1857) – Triplex Cutworm
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Synonymy: Micrathetis triplex (Walker, 1857)
Laphygma triplex Walker, 1857, List spec. lepid. insects colln. Br. Mus., 11: 721
Laphygma spilomela Walker, 1865, List spec. lepid. insects colln. Br. Mus.: 648; TL: St. Domingo
Galgula contraria Herrich-Schäffer, 1868, Corresp.-Blatt Zool.-Min. Ver. Regensburg, 22: 153.
Caradrina conviva Harvey, 1876, Canad. Ent., 8: 6; TL: [Texas]
Caradrina subaquila Harvey, 1878, Canad. Ent., 10: 57; TL: Texas, Bostrop Co.
Athetis minuscula Barnes & McDunnough, 1913, Contrib. Nat. Hist. Lepid. N. Am., 2(3): 115; TL: Texas, Brownsville
Micrathetis pallidegrisea Strand, 1916, Arch. Naturgeschichte, 81(11): 161
Micrathetis obscurebrunnea Strand, 1916, Arch. Naturgeschichte, 81(11): 162
Micrathetis benjamini Draudt, 1926, Gross- Schmetterlinge der Erde, 7: 262, pl. 38, row b; TL: Mexico, Guerrero; Orizaba; Misantla; Zacualpan; Tehuacan
Micrathetis obscureobrunnea McDunnough, 1938, Mem. South. Calif. Acad. Sci., 1: 96. (spelling?)
References
Micrathetis triplex
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LG – © Jim Troubridge
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24mm – © Jim Vargo
Micrathetis triplex
24mm – © Jim Vargo

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