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Sparkia immacula (Grote, 1883)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered in 2007

 

Distribution

Arizona & New Mexico, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Grote AR (1883a) New species and notes on structure of moths and genera. The Canadian Entomologist 15: 3-13.

or,

Grote AR (1883b) Notes on new species in Mr. Neumoegen’s collection. Papilio 3: 73-80.

 

Other references:

Metzler, E. and Forbes, G. (2011). The Lepidoptera of White Sands National Monument, Otero County, New Mexico, USA 2. Rediscovery and description of Sparkia immacula (Grote, 1883) (Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Hadenini). ZooKeys 149: 117-123.

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