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36a0222 – 2346   Diploschizia impigritella (Clemens, 1863)
             Yellow Nutsedge Moth

Mark Dreiling
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Glyphipteryx impigritella Clemens, 1863
Glyphipterix exoptatella Chambers, 1875
  • 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)
  • Heppner, J.B., 1981. Revision of the New Genus Diploschizia (Lepidoptera: Glyphipterigidae) for North America. The Florida Entomologist, 64(2): 309-336.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 11.35m; p. 110. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at
  • Species page at Moths of North Dakota.
Diploschizia impigritella
Mark Dreiling
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Machele White
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Jason Dombroskie
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Robert Zimlich
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Mark Dreiling - DNA
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CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
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7mm – Jim Vargo
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8mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
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