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Species Lacinipolia quadrilineata - Hodges#10422

Moth - Lacinipolia quadrilineata Unknown noctuid - Lacinipolia quadrilineata Noctuid of some kind? - Lacinipolia quadrilineata Furry moth - Lacinipolia quadrilineata Lacinipolia of some kind? - Lacinipolia quadrilineata Moth with black to white markings, bushy Moth with black to white markings, bushy Lacinipolia quadrilineata
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Eriopygini
Genus Lacinipolia
Species quadrilineata (Lacinipolia quadrilineata - Hodges#10422)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lacinipolia quadrilineata – (Grote, 1873)
Mamestra quadrilineata - Grote, 1873
one of sixty-four species in the genus for North America north of Mexico. (a)
wingspan about 28 mm
California to Washington
See Also
several Lacinipolia are similar.
Considering the range can be helpful
Print References
Lafontaine JD, Schmidt BC (2010) Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America North of Mexico. P. 95 (a) (PDF download)
Poole, R. W., Noctuidae; Lepidopterorum Catalogus (Lepidopterorum Catalogues New Series Fasc 118) 1989(1)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - species page with photos of living and pinned adults.
Moth Photographers Group - photograph pinned adult and related species for comparison.
BOLD - Barcode of Life Data Systems - species account with photograph of pinned adult and DNA sequence
California Moth Specimens Database - California collection records.