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931291 – 9048   Protodeltote albidula (Guenée, 1852)
             Pale Glyph Moth

© John Davis
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Synonymy: Erastria albidula Guenée, 1852
Conchylis cretiferana Walker, 1863
Nonagria intractabilis Walker, 1860
Taxonomic Notes: Protodeltote albidula: Protodeltote muscosula (Guenée, 1852) was formerly placed in the genus Lithacodia, Bull. Kitakyushu Mus. Nat. Hist., 5: 91-133. The genus Protodeltote was subsumed within Deltote as a subgenus by Fibiger et al. (2009) and re-instated by Schmidt et al. (2018), ZooKeys, 788: 247.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Schmidt, B.C., J.D. Lafontaine & J.T. Troubridge, 2018. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico IV. ZooKeys, 788: 241-252.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
  • Species page at Moths of North Dakota.
Protodeltote albidula
© Robin Mcleod
Protodeltote albidula
© Janice Stiefel
Protodeltote albidula
© Nolie Schneider
Protodeltote albidula
© Jason Dombroskie
Protodeltote albidula
© Tom Murray
Protodeltote albidula
© Gary Anweiler
Protodeltote albidula
22mm – © Jim Vargo

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