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Unidentified moth - Fascista quinella

Unidentified moth - Fascista quinella
Bartlesville, Washington County, Oklahoma, USA
September 5, 2008
Found at UV light near pond in wooded area of a flood plain

Moved from Fascista.

Moved from Moths.

Seems like it must be a close relative of

DNA results
It is identified at the Fascista genus level by DNA barcoding BOLD LPOKA693-09
This specimen is shown here: BOLD:AAH5567
(and it matches two other specimens submitted later)

Fascista quinella
This was apparently removed from BOLD:AAH5567. I suspect that because it only has 621 base pairs it got booted but it barcodes as specimens in that BIN. It also matches the description if I understand it. I think it can be safely moved to F. quinella.