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Genus Phalaenophana

Dark-banded Owlet - Phalaenophana pyramusalis Dark-banded Owlet Moth - Hodges #8338 - Phalaenophana pyramusalis 8015026 - Phalaenophana pyramusalis Common name? - Phalaenophana pyramusalis Slant-lined Owlet? - Phalaenophana pyramusalis Dark-banded Owlet - Phalaenophana pyramusalis Erebidae: Phalaenophana pyramusalis - Phalaenophana pyramusalis Dark-banded Owlet - Phalaenophana pyramusalis
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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 Herminiinae (Litter Moths)
Genus Phalaenophana
2 species in North America (
1 species in Canada [P. pyramusalis] (CBIF)
North America east of the Rockies
also occurs in Europe
Internet References
pinned adult image of P. pyramusalis (CBIF)