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80a0908 – 5109.3   Lineodes vulnifica Dyar, 1913

Maury Heiman
Distribution: Texas
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Lineodes vulnifica Dyar, 1913
Lineodes encystalis Hampson, 1913
Taxonomic Notes: Lineodes vulnifica Dyar, 1913 is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico, ZooKeys, 535: 108
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hayden, J.E., S. Lee, S.C. Passoa, J. Young, J.-F. Landry, V. Nazari, R. Mally, L.A. Somma, and K.M. Ahlmark, 2013. Digital Identification of Microlepidoptera on Solanaceae. USDA-APHIS-PPQ Identification Technology Program (ITP). Fort Collins, CO. - species page at
  • Scholtens, B.G. & M.A. Solis, 2015. Annotated check list of the Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) of America North of Mexico. ZooKeys, 535: 1-136.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Lineodes vulnifica
Maury Heiman
Lineodes vulnifica
17mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Lineodes vulnifica
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