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59a0614 – 1700   Isophrictis rudbeckiella Bottimer, 1926

- gen. - MA - Tom Murray
Distribution: Type locality: Liberty, TX.
Larva and
Host Plants:
Genitalia: See Heinrich (1921), pl. 95, fig. A (♂) - erroneously shown as I. similiella.
Similar Species:
  • Isophrictis similiella is separated by male gen., DNA barcode, larval and pupal characters, and host plants.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Isophrictis rudbeckiella Bottimer, 1926
Isophrictis denotata Bottimer, 1926
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Bottimer, L.J., 1926. Notes on some Lepidoptera from eastern Texas. Journal of Agricultural Research, 33(9): 810 - archived.
  • Heinrich, C., 1921. Some Lepidoptera likely to be confused with the Pink Bollworm. Journal of Agricultural Research, 20(11): 813, pl. 95, fig. A (gen. - , as similiella).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♂ (genitalia)
Isophrictis rudbeckiella
DNA - TX - Ann Hendrickson
Isophrictis rudbeckiella
LG(cc) Miss. Ent. Mus.
Isophrictis rudbeckiella
LG(cc) Miss. Ent. Mus.
Isophrictis rudbeckiella
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