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Erebidae
930183.00 – 8066   Cisthene tenuifascia Harvey, 1875
             Thin-banded Lichen Moth

DNA - Mark Dreiling
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Cisthene tenuifascia Harvey, 1875
Illice interrupta Draudt, 1918
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AAC4270
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 46.19m; p. 265. Book Review and ordering
  • Sexton, C., & H. McGuinness, 2017. Identification of lichen moths in the genus Cisthene in the central and eastern U.S. Southern Lepidopterists' News, (39(4): 309-322.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Cisthene tenuifascia
DNA - Mark Dreiling
Cisthene tenuifascia
18mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Cisthene tenuifascia
16mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Cisthene tenuifascia
17mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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