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930015.1 – 7926.1   Notodonta manitou Neumoegen & Dyar, 1893

LG - (cc) Alan Macnaughton
Distribution: New Brunswick to Alberta and in the west south to Colorado
Field Marks:
7926 Notodonta scitipennis is darker with medial gray area of forewing extending beyond CuA2 and a less well defined and less deeply scalloped pm. line.
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Synonymy: Notodonta manitou Neumögen & Dyar, 1893
Taxonomic Notes: Notodonta manitou Neumögen & Dyar, 1893, described as a variety of 7926 Notodonta scitipennis Walker, 1862, is raised to full species status, MONA Fascicle 22.1A: 86.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine, 2018. Drepanoidea, Doidae; Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part): Pygaerinae, Notodontinae, Cerurinae, Phalerinae, Periergosinae, Dudusinae, Hemiceratinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1A: 86; pl. A-2, figs. 16, 17 (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Notodonta manitou
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Notodonta manitou
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Notodonta manitou
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Notodonta manitou
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