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North American Lepidoptera Genitalia Library
Prodoxidae
2100440200.1Prodoxus decipiens Riley, 1880 – Bogus Yucca Moth
  • Prodoxus decipiens Riley, 1880 is elevated from synonymy of 0200 Prodoxus quinquepunctella (eastern form).
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall, S.P., J.B. Sullivan, J.W. Petranka, P. Backstrom, T. Howard, 2021 (accessed). The Moths of North Carolina [Internet]. Raleigh (NC): North Carolina Biodiversity Project and North Carolina State Parks. website
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

Prodoxus decipiens
Adult - Tom Murray -
Genitalia - Anthony W. Thomas

Higher resolution Genitalia Plate with EXIF and collection data at Tom Murray's PBase Gallery.


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