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80a1293 – 5324   Donacaula maximellus (Fernald, 1891)
Distribution Data for Donacaula maximellus
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Synonymy: Schoenobius maximellus Fernald, 1891
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Fernald, C.H., 1891. New North American Microlepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 23(2): 30.
  • Martinez, E.L., 2010. A revision of the New World species of Donacaula Meyrick and a phylogenetic analysis of related Schoenobiinae (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Mississippi State University, 1-234.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 21.35f; p. 170. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Donacaula maximellus
48mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Donacaula maximellus
42mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum

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