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Species Lacinipolia explicata - Explicit Arches - Hodges#10413

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea
Family Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Eriopygini
Genus Lacinipolia
Species explicata (Explicit Arches - Hodges#10413)
Hodges Number
Wingspan 33 mm
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Southeastern United States: Kentucky, North Carolina, south to Florida, west to Missouri, Texas.
April, September (two broods)
Print References
Covell, p. 104--description (1)
Works Cited
1.Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Moths
Charles V. Covell. 1984. Houghton Mifflin Company.