The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

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Xestia staudingeri

 

Species Authority
(Möschler, 1862)
Synonym/s
Agrotiphila staudingeri (Möschler, 1862)
Common Name
Locality
New Hampshire (& Colorado?), USA
Last Record
?
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE Forum thread
Hypodigm
Notes
This species may have a much wider distribution, and hence may still be extant. Further information is needed to properly assess the status of this taxa. It should therefore only provisionally be considered a "missing" species.
 
For a photograph of a preserved specimen see [url=https://www.cbif.gc.ca/spp_pages/noctuoidea/jpgs/image_e.php?image%5B%5D=110980.jpg%2CXestia%2Bstaudingeri]here[/url].
References
 
Hodges, R.W. et al., eds. 1983. Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico. E.W. Classey Limited and The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, London. 284 pp.
 
LaFontaine, J. D. 1998. Noctuoidea, Noctuidae (part). In Dominick, R.B. et al. The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 27.3. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation. 348 pp.
 
Lafontaine, J.D. and B. C. Schmidt. 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys 40:1-239.