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Noctuidae
933103.00 – 10546   Trichopolia curtica (Smith, 1890)

John Davis
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Description/
Field Marks:
See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179
Genitalia: See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179
Similar Species:
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Synonymy: Taeniocampa curtica Smith, 1890
Taeniocampa bostura Smith, 1908
Taxonomic Notes: Trichopolia curtica (Smith, 1890), n. comb., was formerly in the genus Protorthodes (n. syn. of Trichopolia) (Schmidt in Pohl & Nanz 2023).
References
  • 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.
  • Pohl, G. R. and S. R. Nanz (eds.), 2023. Annotated Taxonomic Checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico. Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Bakersfield, California, xiv + 580 pp. (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Trichopolia curtica
John Davis
Trichopolia curtica
John Davis
Trichopolia curtica
Bruce Walsh
Trichopolia curtica
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Trichopolia curtica
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