Unknown Midwestern Moths

James J. Kruse kruse at nature.Berkeley.EDU
Fri Apr 21 13:02:32 EDT 2000


> 2.   Noctuidae:  Psaphida rolandi (formerly in the genus Eutolype but moved to
> Psaphida in Bob Pooles Cuculliinae revidion in MONA).

Dr. Lafontaine probably knows better than I. I thought a not-so-boldly
marked P. electilis. I don't have my collection in front of me for
reference, but doesn't P. rolandi often have a sort of brownish tinge?  
Ah, the dangers of 'picture-booking'....

Jim Kruse
University of California at Berkeley
Dept. of Environ Sci, Policy and Mgmt.
Div. of Insect Biology
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