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Crambidae
800712.005316.2Donacaula albicostellus (Fernald, 1888)

- Tom Murray
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Taxonomic Notes: Donacaula albicostellus (Fernald, 1888), listed as a subspecies of 5316 Donacaula melinellus (Clemens, 1860) in the 1983 Hodges Checklist, is informally raised to full species status in Martinez (2010) (dissertation).
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Martinez, E.L., 2010. A revision of the New World species of Donacaula Meyrick and a phylogenetic analysis of related Schoenobiinae (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Mississippi State University, 1-234.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Donacaula albicostellus
- Tom Murray
Donacaula albicostellus
- Tom Murray
Donacaula albicostellus
- Carl Barrentine
Donacaula albicostellus
- Carl Barrentine
Donacaula albicostellus
- Stuart I. Tingley
Donacaula albicostellus
- 26mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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