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Genus Redectis

Illinois data point - Redectis vitrea This moth has worn me down.  Help with ID, please! - Redectis vitrea - male Pygmy Redectis - Redectis pygmaea Pygmy Redectis - Redectis pygmaea 8401 White-spotted Redectis - Redectis vitrea White-spotted Redectis - Redectis vitrea Hodges #8400 - Pygmy Redectis Moth - Redectis pygmaea White-spotted Redectis - Redectis vitrea
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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 Redectis
2 species in North America listed at All-Leps
eastern United States and southern Ontario
Internet References
pinned adult image of R. vitrea (CBIF)
pinned adult image of R. pygmaea by Jim Vargo (Moth Photographers Group)