Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Donacaula albicostellus (Fernald, 1888)


Family: Crambidae
Subfamily: Schoenobiinae
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Taxonomy 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).