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931540 – 10188   Dolocucullia dentilinea (Smith, 1899)

Charles W. Melton
Genitalia: ZooKeys, 788: figs. 8a-b, 10
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Synonymy: Xylina dentilinea Smith, 1899
Cucullia mexicana Draudt, 1924
Taxonomic Notes: Dolocucullia dentilinea: Formerly placed in the genus Cucullia.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Crabo, L.G., P.C. Hammond, T. Mustelin & D.L. Wikle, 2018. Six new species and one new subspecies of noctuid moths from western United States of America and Mexico (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). ZooKeys, 788: 201-239.
  • Poole, R. W., 1995. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.1: p. 72; pl. 3.12-14. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Dolocucullia dentilinea
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Dolocucullia dentilinea
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