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Species Anomis privata - Hibiscus Leaf Caterpillar Moth - Hodges#8547

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Scoliopteryginae
Tribe Anomini
Genus Anomis
Species privata (Hibiscus Leaf Caterpillar Moth - Hodges#8547)
Hodges Number
8547
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anomis commoda; revised by Lafontaine and Schmidt 2010
Range
According to Wikipedia: "It is found in China, Taiwan and Japan, but has also been recorded from North America."