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933089 – 10532.1   Homorthodes lindseyi (Benjamin, 1922)
             Southern Scurfy Quaker

Ken Childs
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Synonymy: Eriopyga lindseyi Benjamin, 1922
Taxonomic Notes: Homorthodes lindseyi: Elevated from subspecies of 10532 - Homorthodes furfurata. It is now known to occur symatrically with H. furfurata in northeastern United States without evidence of intergradation. The barcodes of the two taxa differ by about 2%.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Homorthodes lindseyi
Bob Patterson
Homorthodes lindseyi
Carol Wolf
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Sam Houston
Homorthodes lindseyi
Ken Childs
Homorthodes lindseyi
Ken Childs
Homorthodes lindseyi
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