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Species Peridea ferruginea - Chocolate Prominent - Hodges#7921

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Phalerinae
Genus Peridea
Species ferruginea (Chocolate Prominent - Hodges#7921)
Hodges Number
7921
Explanation of Names
ferrugineus is Latin for "rusty"
Remarks
Guide TBA--PC.
Print References
Covell TBA (1)
Internet References
North Carolina State lists P. angulosa (35 pinned) and P. ferruginea (19 pinned).
Works Cited
1.Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Moths
Charles V. Covell. 1984. Houghton Mifflin Company.