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933115.50 – 10559   Protorthodes alfkenii (Grote, 1895)

Charles W. Melton
Field Marks:
See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179.
Genitalia: See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Perigea alfkenii Grote, 1895
Namangana alfceni Hampson, 1909
Protorthodes alfkeni Franclemont & Todd, 1983
Perigea latens Smith, 1908
Taeniocampa occluna Smith, 1909
Perigea perplexa Grote, 1895
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Lafontaine, D., J. Walsh & C. Ferris, 2014. A revision of the genus Protorthodes McDunnough with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Eriopygini). ZooKeys, 421: 139-179.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Protorthodes alfkenii
Charles Melton - DNA
Protorthodes alfkenii
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