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Noctuidae
933112 – 10562   Trichopolia mulina (Schaus, 1894)

Charles Melton
Description/
Field Marks:
See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179.
Genitalia: See ZooKeys, 421: 139-179.
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Synonymy: Taeniocampa mulina Schaus, 1894
Hyssia pseudochroma Dyar, 1913
Taxonomic Notes: Trichopolia mulina (Schaus, 1894), n. comb., was formerly in the genus Protorthodes (n. syn. of Trichopolia) (Schmidt in Pohl & Nanz (eds.) 2023).
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • 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
Trichopolia mulina
Charles Melton
Trichopolia mulina
Jeff Smith
Trichopolia mulina
Jeff Smith
Trichopolia mulina
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