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Amphipoea Billberg, 1820
Amphipoea Billberg, 1820; Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 87, TS: Phalaena nictitans Linnaeus
Amphipoea (Amphipyrinae) ; [POOLE]
Amphipoea (Apameini) ; [NACL, 138]; [FE]
Amphipoea (Apameina) ; [NE8, 16, 28, 58]

fiAmphipoea fucosa (Freyer, 1830)
EU. See [About maps] Kalvassekoyökkönen
Apamea fucosa Freyer, 1830; Beitr. eur. Schmett. 3 (17-24): 152, pl. 141, f. 2
Hydroecia nictitans r. paludis Tutt, 1888; Entomologist 21 : 308, pl. 1, f. 1-6, TL: England
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Hydroecia nictitans var. pallescens Staudinger, 1899; 342, TL: Irkutsk
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Amphipoea fucosa, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Amphipoea fucosa, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Amphipoea fucosa, UK Moths [Ian Kimber]
Amphipoea fucosa ; [NE8, 58]; [POOLE]
[fucosa-2U.jpg] identification uncertain 511x627 (~105Kb) Russia, Moscow area (36°25'E, 56°00'N), 31.7.2009, Photo © D. Smirnov [fucosa.jpg] 500x538 (~35Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, 671:53, m 4-9.8.1974, f 29-4.9.1976, Markku Savela leg.

Larva on Calamagrostis, Dactylis


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fiAmphipoea lucens (Freyer, 1845)
EU. See [About maps] Suosekoyökkönen Large Ear
Apamea lucens Freyer, 1845; 143, pl. 468, f. 3-4
Apamea lucens motojondensis Bryk, 1949; 103, TL: Korea, Shuotsu
= ; [POOLE]
Amphipoea lucens, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Amphipoea lucens, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Amphipoea lucens, UK Moths [Ian Kimber]
Amphipoea lucens ; [NE8, 58]; [POOLE]
[lucens.jpg] 500x536 (~35Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, 671:53, m 16-22.8.1980, f 8-14.8.1981, Markku Savela leg.

Larva on Eriophorum vaginatum?



Amphipoea distincta (Warren, 1911)
Apamea distincta Warren, 1911; 224, pl. 46, row c, TL: Central Asia
Amphipoea distincta ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea ussuriensis (Petersen, 1914)
SE.Siberia, Japan. See [About maps] Hydroecia ussuriensis Petersen, 1914; 14, pl. 1, f. 7, TL: Japan, Hakodae; Ussuri
Amphipoea ussuriensis ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea malaisei (Nordström, 1931)
Kamchatka, .... See [About maps] Apamea (Hydroecia) malaisei Nordström, 1931; 65, pl. f. 1-8, TL: Kamchatka, Maschura
Amphipoea malaisei ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea rufibrunnea (Heydemann, 1942)
China (N.Yunnan). See [About maps] Apamea rufibrunnea Heydemann, 1942; 220, pl. f. 9, TL: N.Yunnan, Li-kiang
Amphipoea rufibrunnea ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea burrowsi (Chapman, 1912)
SE.Siberia. See [About maps] Hydroecia burrowsi Chapman, 1912; 109, pl. f., TL: Vladivostok
Amphipoea burrowsi ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea szabokyi Gyulai & Ronkay, 1990
Amphipoea szabokyi ; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea chovdica Gyulai, 1989
Amphipoea chovdica ; [NE8, 58]

fiAmphipoea oculea (Linnaeus, 1761)
EU. See [About maps] Kaunosekoyökkönen Ear Moth Stengeleule
Phalaena (Noctua) oculea Linnaeus, 1761; Fauna Suecica (Edn 2): 321, TL: Sweden
Phalaena (Noctua) nictitans Linnaeus, 1761; Fauna Suecica (Edn 2): 847, TL: Europe
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Noctua chrysographa Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775; Ankündung eines systematischen Werkes von den Schmetterlingen der Wienergegend: 313, TL: Vienna region
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Phalaena (Noctua) splendens Borkhausen, 1792; 746
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Noctua myopa Fabricius, 1794; 116, TL: Denmark
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Noctua cinerago Fabricius, 1794; 445, TL: [Germany] Kiliae
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Noctua auricula Donovan, 1807; 5, pl. 397, f. 3
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Noctua erythrostigma Haworth, 1809; Lepid. Britannica (2): 240, TL: England, London
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Apamea oculea var. struvei Oberthür, 1818; 135, TL: Algeria
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Amphipoea oculea, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Amphipoea oculea, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Amphipoea oculea, UK Moths [Ian Kimber]
Amphipoea oculea ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
[oculea-1.jpg] 500x562 (~35Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, 671:53, m 22-28.8.1981, f 18-23.8.1974, Markku Savela leg. [oculea-2.jpg] 900x669 (~64Kb) FINLAND, Ab: Suomusjärvi, 669:31, 13.9.1998, Photo © Markku Savela [oculea-2a.jpg] 550x738 (~34Kb) FINLAND, Ab: Suomusjärvi, 669:31, 6.9.1998, Photo © Markku Savela
[oculea-3.jpg] 724x722 (~100Kb) Russia: Moscow area (36°25'E, 56°00'N), 24.07.2007, Photo © D. Smirnov [oculea.jpg] 500x542 (~35Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, 671:53, m 29-3.8.1975, m 5-11.8.1995, Markku Savela leg.

Larva on Calamagrostis, Dactylis



Amphipoea bifurcata Gyulai & Ronkay, 1994
Amphipoea bifurcata ; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea cuneata Gyulai & Ronkay, 1998
Amphipoea cuneata ; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea ochreola (Staudinger, 1882)
Hydroecia ochreola Staudinger, 1882; 42, TL: Lepsa, Saisan
Luperina renalis Alphéraky, 1887; 170, TL: "Turkestan"
= ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
Amphipoea ochreola ; [NE8, 58]; [POOLE]

fiAmphipoea crinanensis (Burrows, 1908)
NEU, WEU. See [About maps] Tummasekoyökkönen Crinan Ear
Hydroecia crinanensis Burrows, 1908; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 20 : 184, TL: Scotland
Amphipoea crinanensis, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Amphipoea crinanensis, UK Moths [Ian Kimber]
Amphipoea crinanensis ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]
[crinanensis.jpg] 500x313 (~20Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, 671:53, m 17.8.1970, Markku Savela leg.

Larva on Iris?



Amphipoea aslanbeki Ronkay & Herczig, 1991
Amphipoea aslanbeki ; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea asiatica (Burrows, 1911)
Kirghizia, .... See [About maps] Hydroecia asiatica Burrows, 1911; [Kirghizia], Syrt Naryn
Amphipoea asiatica ; [POOLE]; [NE8, 58]

Amphipoea maryamae Zahiri & Fibiger, 2006
NW.Iran. See [About maps] Amphipoea maryamae Zahiri & Fibiger, 2006; Zootaxa 1244: (33-39), TL: NW. Iran, West Azerbaijan prov.

The "NA" species-group

Amphipoea velata (Walker, 1865)
New York, Pennsylvania, ...n. See [About maps] Apamea velata Walker, 1865; 671, TL: Western Canada
Hydroecia sera Grote & Robinson, 1868; 345, pl. 7, f. 44, TL: New York; Pennsylvania; Canada
= ; [NACL, #9454]; [POOLE]
Amphipoea velata, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amphipoea velata, Georgia Lepidoptera (USA) [GALEPS]
Amphipoea velata ; [NACL, #9454]; [POOLE]

Amphipoea lunata (Smith, 1891)
California, .... See [About maps] Apamea lunata Smith, 1891; 110, TL: California, Alamdea Co.
Hydroecia albilunata Smith, 1899; (repl. Apamea lunata Smith, 1891)
= ; [NACL, #9455]; [POOLE]
Amphipoea lunata, Pacific Northwest Moths [PNWM]
Amphipoea lunata, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Amphipoea lunata, Noctuid Search (record) [NOCTS]
Amphipoea lunata ; [NACL, #9455]; [POOLE]

Amphipoea interoceanica (Smith, 1899)
Manitoba, ..... See [About maps] Hydroecia interoceanica Smith, 1899; 17, pl. 1, f. 4, TL: Manitoba, Winnipeg
Amphipoea interoceanica, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Amphipoea interoceanica, E.H. Strickland Ent. Mus, U of [ALBERTA]
Amphipoea interoceanica ; [NACL, #9456]; [POOLE]

Amphipoea americana Speyer, 1875
New York, .... See [About maps] Hydroecia nicticans var. americana Speyer, 1875; 152, TL: North America
lusca (Smith, 1891)
= ; [NACL, #9457]
Hydroecia atlantica Smith, 1899; 18, pl. 1, f. 5, TL: New York, Ithaca
= ; [NACL, #9457]; [POOLE]
Amphipoea americana, Pacific Northwest Moths [PNWM]
Amphipoea americana, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Amphipoea americana, E.H. Strickland Ent. Mus, U of [ALBERTA]
Amphipoea americana, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
A. americana, Georgia Lepidoptera (USA) [GALEPS]
Amphipoea americana ; [NACL, #9457]; [POOLE]
A. a. pacifica Smith, 1899
California, ... Hydroecia pacifica Smith, 1899; 19, pl. 1, f. 6, TL: California
= Amphipoea pacifica ; [POOLE]
Amphipoea americana pacifica, Noctuid Search (record) [NOCTS]
Amphipoea americana pacifica ; [NACL, #9457a]

Amphipoea cottlei (McDunnough, 1948)
California, .... See [About maps] Apamea cottlei McDunnough, 1948; 51, f. 1, TL: California, San Bernardino Co., Arrowhead Lake
Amphipoea cottlei, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Amphipoea cottlei ; [NACL, #9458]; [POOLE]

Amphipoea senilis (Smith, 1892)
Hydoecia[sic] senilis Smith, 1892; 251, 1st row, 6th fig., TL: Colorado
Hydroecia[?] senilis Smith, 1894; 73 (redescr.)
Amphipoea senilis, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Amphipoea senilis ; [NACL, #9459]; [POOLE]

Amphipoea keiferi (Benjamin, 1935)
California, .... See [About maps] Apamea keiferi Benjamin, 1935; 55, TL: California, Modoc Co., Cedarville
Amphipoea keiferi, Pacific Northwest Moths [PNWM]
Amphipoea keiferi, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Amphipoea keiferi, Noctuid Search (record) [NOCTS]
Amphipoea keiferi ; [NACL, #9460]; [POOLE]

Larva on Iris missouriensis [POOLE]


Amphipoea erepta (Grote, 1881)
Kansas, .... See [About maps] Gortyna erepta Grote, 1881; 267, TL: Kansas, Douglas
Amphipoea erepta, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
A. erepta, Georgia Lepidoptera (USA) [GALEPS]
Amphipoea erepta ; [NACL, #9461]; [POOLE]
A. e. ryensis (Bird, 1913)
New York, ... Apamea erepta var. ryensis Bird, 1913; 223, TL: New York, Rye, Milton Point
= Amphipoea erepta ; [POOLE]
Amphipoea erepta ryensis ; [NACL, #9461a]

Amphipoea flavostigma (Barnes & Benjamin, 1924)
New Mexico, .... See [About maps] Apamea flavostigma Barnes & Benjamin, 1924; 157, TL: New Mexico, High Rolls
Amphipoea flavostigma ; [NACL, #9462]; [POOLE]


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References:
[ALBERTA]
University of Alberta, E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum; Browse Entomology Collection
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BAMONA]
Opler, Pavulaan, Stanford & Pogue; Butterflies and Moths of North America; Mountain Prairie Information Node
[D. Smirnov]
Russia, Moscow; e-mail: D. Smirnov
[FE]
Fauna Europaea; Fauna Europaea
[GALEPS]
Moths and Butterflies of Georgia and the Southeastern United States; James K. Adams; Dept. of Natural Science, Dalton State College, Dalton, GA ; http://www.daltonstate.edu/galeps/index.htm
[Ian Kimber]
http://www.ukmoths.force9.co.uk/
[MBE]
Moths and Butteflies of Europe; Paolo Mazzei, Diego Reggianti and Ilaria Pimpinelli; http://www.leps.it/
[MPG]
North American Moth Photographers Group
[NACL]
Hodges, 1983; Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico
[NE8]
Zilli, Ronkay & Fibiger, 2005; Noctuidae Europaeae 8: 323pp; Apameini
[NOCTS]
Noctuid Search; An Interactive Key to Identify the Noctuidae of North America; e-mail: Thomas D. Eichlin; e-mail: Scott A. Kinnee; Dennis E. Mayhew; Ronald E. Somerby; Charles S. Papp
[PNWM]
Pacific Northwest Moths
[POOLE]
Poole, 1989; Lepidopterorum catalogus (n.s.) 118 - Noctuidae
[SVF]
Svenska fjärilar; Naturhistoriska riksmuseet; (Sweden)
[ZOOTAXA]


Some related literature:
Billberg, 1820
Enumeratio Insectorum Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 1-138
Burrows, 1908
The British species of Hydroecia - Hydroecia crinanensis, n. sp. Ent. Rec. J. Var. 20 : 184
Freyer, 1830
Beiträge zur Geschichte europäischer Schmetterlinge mit Abbildungen nach der Natur Beitr. eur. Schmett. 3 (17-24): 168pp, pl. 97-144
Haworth, 1809
Lepidoptera Britannica, sistens digestimen novam lepidopterorum quae in Magna Britannica reperiunter ... adjunguntur dissertationes variae ad historiam naturalam spectantes Lepid. Britannica (1): 1-136 (1803), (2): 137-376 ([1809]), (3): 377-512 ([1811]), (4): 513-609 (1828)
Tutt, 1888
Contributions towards a list of the varieties of Noctuae occurring in the British Islands Entomologist 21 : 44-52, 81-87, 99-102, 135-139, 151-155, 176-181, 206-209, 221-229, 252-254, 269-272, 305-313, pl. 1
Zahiri & Fibiger, 2006
A new species of Amphipoea Billberg, 1820, from northwestern Iran (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Zootaxa 1244: 33-39


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