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933105.00 – 10552   Protorthodes incincta (Morrison, 1875)
             Banded Quaker
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Distribution: Type locality: Illinois.
Field Marks:
See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179.
Genitalia: See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179.
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Synonymy: Mamestra incincta Morrison, 1875
Eriopyga acalus Hampson, 1905
Orthodes akalus Strecker, 1898
Orthodes coloradensis McDunnough, 1938
Eriopyga daviesi Barnes & Benjamin, 1927
Taeniocampa indra Smith, 1906
Agrotis saturnus Strecker, 1900
Graphiphora smithii Dyar, 1904
Taeniocampa utahensis Smith, 1888
Taxonomic Notes: Protorthodes incincta: Includes as synonyms P. utahensis [10547], P. akalus [10548], P. daviesi [10550], P. indra [10551], P. saturnus [10553] and P. smithii [10554].
  • 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.
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. Descriptions of new Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 17: 156.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 56.20m; p. 306. Book Review and ordering [synonym]
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Protorthodes incincta
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Protorthodes incincta
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Protorthodes incincta
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Protorthodes incincta
Jeff Smith
Protorthodes incincta
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Protorthodes incincta
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