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Species Hyblaea puera - Teak Defoliator Moth - Hodges#6088

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Hyblaeoidea (Teak Moths)
Family Hyblaeidae (Teak Moths)
Genus Hyblaea
Species puera (Teak Defoliator Moth - Hodges#6088)
Hodges Number
6088
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Noctua puera Cramer, 1777
Numbers
1 sp. in our area
Range
AZ, TX, FL (Native to Southeast Asia)
Food
Larva on Crescentia cujete, Spatodea campanulata, Tabebuia heterophylla, Petitia domingensis
Remarks
Introduced from Asia.
Internet References
Arizona - Bruce Walsh