WWW MPG website only

Digital Guide to Moth Identification

933103.00 – 10546   Protorthodes curtica (Smith, 1890)

John Davis
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Field Marks:
See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179
Genitalia: See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Taeniocampa curtica Smith, 1890
Taeniocampa bostura Smith, 1908
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Lafontaine, D., J. Walsh & C. Ferris, 2014. A revision of the genus Protorthodes McDunnough with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Eriopygini). ZooKeys, 421: 139-179.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Protorthodes curtica
John Davis
Protorthodes curtica
John Davis
Protorthodes curtica
Bruce Walsh
Protorthodes curtica
Protorthodes curtica
27mm – Jim Vargo

Moth Photographers Group  at the  Mississippi Entomological Museum  at the  Mississippi State University

Send suggestions, or submit photographs to Webmaster — Moth Photographers Group

Database design and scripting support provided by Mike Boone