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Species Gabara subnivosella - Hodges#8522

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Scolecocampinae
Genus Gabara
Species subnivosella (Gabara subnivosella - Hodges#8522)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gabara subnivosella Walker, 1866
Phylogenetic sequence # 930643 (1)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 7 species of the genus Gabara in America north of Mexico. (1)
Wingspan about 25 mm.
Heppner (2003) listed the range to include Massachusetts to Florida, Iowa to Texas. (2)
Heppner (2003) reported May to September for Florida. (2)
Heppner (2003) listed the host as grass species. (2)
Internet References
Noctuoidea of Canada - photograph of pinned adult and related species for comparison.
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
2.Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas: Lepidoptera of Florida
J.B. Heppner. 2003. Florida Department of Agriculture 17(1): 1-670.
3.The Barcode of Life Database (BOLD)