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1903. Excerpt: ... NEODACTYLOTA SNELLENELLA Walsingham. Dadylolii
mellenella Walsinuham, Ins. Life, I, 1888, p. 83.--Riley, Smith's
List Lep. Bor. Am., No. 5210, 1891. IHdactylota imellenella
Vvauhngham, Prw. Zool. Soc. Ixmd., 1891, p. 522; 1897, p.
523.--Bitsck, Proe. V. S. Nat. Mus., XXIII, 1900, p. 228, pl. i,
fig. 4. Nrailactiiloln-xiullenefat Bitxck, Dyar's List Amer. Lep.,
No. 5643, 1903. One male cotype received from Lord Walsingham is in
the National Museum, from which Plate XXX, fig. 21 is drawn. In a
letter of October, 1900, Lord Walsingham has kindly criticised my
delineation of this species,1 calling my attention to the faint
traces of veins 4 and 5, which are still more noticeable in the
following species Plate XXX, fig. 23, and later he sent me the
sketch of the female hindwing, which is reproduced in Plate XXX,
fig. 22. I have met with no other specimen of this species, which
was described from Arizona. NEODACTYLOTA BARBERELLA, new species.
Neodartylotn barherella Busck, Dyar'p List Amer. Lep., No. 5644,
1903. Antenna four-fifths as long as forewings, dark purple, nearly
black, with a white longitudinal scale on each joint, forming an
interrupted silvery white line from base to tip. Labial palpi long,
slender, recurved; second joint thickened somewhat with smooth
appressed scales, purplish black, motled with silvery white scales;
terminal joint long, thin, acutely pointed, black, sprinkled with
sparse white scales. Tongue robust, covered with scant silvery
scales. Face, head, and thorax dark purplish brown. Forewings
narrow, pointed; basal two-thirds dark purplish brown overlaid with
evenly mixed black, red, and whitish scales. At apical third is a
transverse, somewhat irregular and not very clearly defined narrow
white fascia, outside of which the wing is l...
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